Oliver FAWKE

FAWKE, Oliver

Service Numbers: 3467, 3467A
Enlisted: 27 January 1916, Enlisted at Brisbane, QLD
Last Rank: Sapper
Last Unit: Mining Corps
Born: Birmingham, England, 1881
Home Town: Hawthorne, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Queensland, 26 April 1953, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Not yet discovered
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World War 1 Service

27 Jan 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Sapper, SN 3467, Mining Corps, Enlisted at Brisbane, QLD
16 Aug 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Sapper, SN 3467A, Mining Corps, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '6' embarkation_place: Melbourne embarkation_ship: RMS Orontes embarkation_ship_number: '' public_note: ''
17 Mar 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Sapper, SN 3467A, Mining Corps
25 Jun 1917: Discharged AIF WW1, Sapper, SN 3467A, Mining Corps, Discharged at the first Military District as medically unfit due to heart irregularities

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of Christopher Fawke and Mary Fawke nee Hamming of Birmingham, England

Husband of Rose Beatrice Fawke of Dutton Street, Hawthorne, QLD. Father of Charles James Fawke, John Christopher Fawke, Tom Fawke and Rose Beatrice

Commenced return to Australia on 17 March 1917 aboard HT Beltana

Medal: British War Medal