Arthur Frank Vivian MADDOCK

MADDOCK, Arthur Frank Vivian

Service Number: 81
Enlisted: 22 April 1999, Wilston, Brisbane, Qld.
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 7th Battalion, Australian Commonwealth Horse
Born: Warwick, Qld., 20 November 1879
Home Town: Warwick, Southern Downs, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Clerk
Died: Highgate Hill, Qld., 9 August 1953, aged 73 years, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Mount Thompson Memorial Gardens & Crematorium, Queensland
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Boer War Service

1 Oct 1899: Involvement Private, 81, 7th Battalion, Australian Commonwealth Horse
22 Apr 1999: Enlisted Australian and Colonial Military Forces - Boer War Contingents, Private, 81, 7th Battalion, Australian Commonwealth Horse, Wilston, Brisbane, Qld.

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Son of Rigby James MADDOCK and Laura Cassandra nee BARNES, Ward Street, Warwick, Qld.

The death has occurred of Mr. Arthur Maddock, 73, of James Street, Highgate Hill, who was an employee of the Government Printing Office until his retirement seven years ago. A veteran of the Boer War he marched every year since the inauguration of Anzac Day processions.
Mr. Maddock and his brother Charles were well known cricketers in Brisbane. Later Mr. Arthur Maddock became a member of the South Brisbane Bowling Club, and was playing the day before his death. He is survived by his wife, one daughter — Mrs. R. C. Taylor— and one son — Mr. C. A. Maddock.