Private Frederick Clarence Fuljames

Service number 5272
Birth Date 1898-09-06
Birth Place Sun Beam QLD
Death Date 1917-02-27
Death Place France
Final Rank Private
Service Australian Imperial Force
Unit 9th Australian Infantry Battalion
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918

Private Frederick Clarence Fuljames (5272, 9th Battalion) was born in Sunbeam, Queensland, on 6 September 1898. He enlisted in October 1915 at the age of 17 years 1 month. Frederick was wounded on 25 February 1917 during intense shelling of the trenches near Gueudecourt. He died of his wounds two days later at 1st/1st South Midlands Casualty Clearing Station, aged 18 years. Frederick’s older brother Private Reginald Emile Fuljames served in the 31st Battalion and was wounded in action in November 1916.



Date of birth 06 September 1898
Date of enlistment 19 October 1915
Date of embarkation 31 March 1916
Date of death 27 February 1917
Date of fate 27 February 1917