Frederick George AWMM
Also known as
South African N/N AWMM
Date of birth
Place of birth
Address before enlistment
Ashburton, New Zealand AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
Joshua Tucker (father), Ashburton, New Zealand AWMM
Pre 17 February 1900 AWMM Single AWMM
POW liberation details
POW serial number
Post war returned to Ashburton and then settled in South Africa. Served in WWI in East and West Africa as a captain in the Imperial Forces. Described as fearless among wild animals. Retired in Durban , about 1950. As a young man was noted as a athlete and scientist. Was a freemason. Met Kitchener (Commander in Chief) at Burgersdorf.
Auckland Museum Boer War "Sieges, Shrapnel and Scalpels" display. Display item is a quotation by F. Tucker AWMM
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- Stowers, R. (2002). Rough Riders at War: history of New Zealand's involvement in the Anglo-Boer war 1899-1902 and information on all members of the ten New Zealand contingents. Author: Hamilton, N.Z. AWMM
- Ashburton Guardian (Canterbury) AWMM
24 October 1962 AWMM
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