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Frederick James CATON

Regimental number2582
Place of birthPreston England
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCarpenter
AddressUndercliff Road, Wanstead, via Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinWife, Mrs Elizabeth Caton, Undercliff Road, Wanstead, via Marrickville, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Pioneer Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/13/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateKilled in Action 26 October 1917
Place of burialBelgium Battery Corner Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 3), Ypres, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
171
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Hannah CATON; husband of Elizabeth CATON, 'Fulwood', Undercliffe Road, Undercliffe, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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