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Frederick Joseph WALLACE

Regimental number4662
Place of birthBarwon Downs, Victoria
SchoolBarwon Downs State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressBarwon Downs, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs M S Wallace, Barwon Downs PO, Barwon Downs, Victoria
Previous military serviceHe was for a few months a member of the A.L.H.
Enlistment date24 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 12, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/39/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 4 May 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll14662
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 15 April 1917
Place of death or woundingBetween Bullecourt and Lagnicourt, France
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialH.A.C. Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 11), Ecoust-St Mein, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Maria Sarah WALLACE
Family/military connectionsBrother: 35085 Gunner John Alexander WALLACE MM, 3rd Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 5 April 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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