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Frederick Tucker

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Portrait of Frederick Tucker (50113) by Wallace Poll Studio, Hastings. Photographs relating to Private Mudgway and Trooper Tucker. Auckland War Memorial Museum - Tāmaki Paenga Hira PH-2004-5. Image has no known copyright restrictions.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frederick AWMM
  • Surname
    Tucker AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 50113 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    14 October 1872 AWMM Ashley ClintonHawkes Bay AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 124 Clyde Street, Island Bay, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Miss J. Tucker (sister), 188 Parade, Island Bay, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 November 1917 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Driver/Military AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Frederick Tucker was the son of Edward and Sarah Ellen Tucker (née Harwood), of 188 Parade, Island Bay, Wellington; husband of Daisy May Tucker (née Newman).

    Commenced duty on 3 February 1917.

    Killed by a sniper on 1 April 1918. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    1 April 1918 AWMM
    Age 45 AWMM
    PalestineMiddle East AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Jerusalem Memorial, Jerusalem War Cemetery, Israel AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      74: 3 AWMM
    • Reville, Natalie. Papers relating to World War I soldiers George Edward Mudgway and Frederick Tucker. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 2005/4. AWMM
      AWMM The Auckland Museum Library's manuscripts collection (MS 2005/4) holds papers, including a short diary account (10 leaves), relating to Tucker's war service. The History and Pictorial departments also hold additional items (see manuscript record for details). AWMM
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