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Gilbert Bernard Owen TUCK

Place of birthHanley England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSchool master
AddressKings School, Parramatta, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinFather, Rev. Julian George Tuck, Tostock Rectory, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England
Enlistment date12 July 1916
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name54th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/71/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 19 August 1916
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll54th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 19 February 1917
Age at death from cemetery records35
Place of burialA.I.F. Burial Ground (Plot III, Row K, Grave No. 12), Grass Lane, Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Rev. Julian George and Fanny TUCK, Tostock Rectory, Bury-St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England. Native of Bucknall, England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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