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Army Number: NX27293 (RAAF 411483)Image not available
Surname: CLERKE
First Names: Frederick John
Known as:
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mr. Frederick James Garnsey CLERKE
Date of Birth: 24/1/1920
Place of Birth: Artarmon, NSW
Date of Enlistment: 19/6/1940
Locality on Enlistment: Cremorne, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Paddington, NSW
Date taken on strength: 7/2/1941
Taken on strength at: Tamworth, NSW
Taken on strength from: 2/3rd Pioneer Battalion, Cowra, NSW
Company:
Platoon:
Section:
Ship to Singapore: Served with RAAF, Europe
Embarkation Date: 0/0/0000
Singapore Work Parties:
Other Work Parties:
Train to Thailand (if applicable) :
1945 Work Party:
Return to Australia by: Died overseas
Return Date: 0/0/0000
Date of Discharge: 0/0/0000
Date of Death: 2/9/1943
Cemetery: Malta Memorial
Plot/Row/Grave: Panel 11, Column 1
Memorial:
Information: Taken on strength with 2/3 Pioneer Bn. on 16/8/1940; transferred to 2/30 Bn. on 7/2/1941; discharged, being required for service with the RAAF, on 24/5/1941; enlisted with RAAF as Pilot Officer (411483) on 24/5/1941; served with 500 Squadron; killed in action in Malta on 2/9/1943; service records at National Archives include: 1) Series: B883, Control Symbol: NX27293; 2) Series: A9300, Control Symbol: CLERKE F J and 3) Series: A705, Control Symbol: 166/7/187
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