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Frederick James ATKINSON

Regimental number422
Place of birthAngaston, South Australia
SchoolAngaston Public School, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressAngaston, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Hannah Francis Atkinson, Angaston, South Australia
Enlistment date1 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 April 1917
Place of death or woundingBelgium
Age at death20.10
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialTancrez Farm Cemetery (Plot II, Row F, Grave 3), Ploegsteert, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
136
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Daniel Henry and Frances ATKINSON, Angaston, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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