Frederick Joseph Clough

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Frederick Joseph Clough
Personal Information
Date of Birth 27 Aug 1907
Place of Birth Fremantle, Western Australia
Death 19 Aug 1973, aged 66
Place of Death Perth, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 34 years, 11 months
Description 5'5" (1.65m) tall ; 126lbs
57.153 kg
; fair complexion ; green eyes ; brown hair ; paralyzed right leg
Occupation Timber worker
Religion Church of England
Address William street, Armadale, Western Australia
Next of Kin Father , Mr. Joseph Clough
Military Information
Reg Number W85042
Date of Enlistment 28 Jul 1942
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 12th (Jarrah) VDC Battalion
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia

Pre War

Electoral Roll entries: 1936 - 1943 at Albany road, Bedfordale, timber worker. Frederick's paralysis in his right leg was a result of poliomyelitis.

War Service

At Armadale on 15 May 1942, Frederick enlisted in the Volunteer Defence Corps and was assigned to the [[12th (Jarrah) VDC Battalion] who took him on strength on 20 Aug 1942. On 7 Feb 1944 at Pinjarra he was issued with a revised Army number - now 93094. On 31 Jul 1944 he was placed on the Reserve

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1954 at William street, Armadale, timber worker; 1958 at Manning avenue, Gosnells, timber worker.


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