The Australian Boer War Memorial
Anzac Parade Canberra

 
 
Private Frederick Wilbraham Ford

Ancestor Details

Name of Ancestor: Frederick Wilbraham Ford

Ancestor's date of birth: 11/11/1880

Ancestor's date of death: 01/01/1969

Cause of Death: Not Stated

Service Number: 158

Colony or State of enlistment: TAS, Place of Enlistment: Details not provided

Unit: Number 1 Company, 2nd Tasmania Imperial Bushmen

Rank attained in Boer War: PTE, Date Effective: On Enlistment

Highest Rank attained (if served after war): No subsequent military service able to be traced.

Murray Page: 564

Contingent: Fourth Tasmanian

Ship: Chicago, Date of Sailing: 27/03/1901

Memorial details: Details not provided

Decorations: King's South Africa Medal with 1901 clasp.

Personal Characteristics: Details not provided

Reasons to go and fight: Details not provided

Details of service in war: Served in the Cape Colony under General French

Service and life after the Boer War: Returned to Australia 5 August 1901 on Britannic. No further details provided with ancestor registration.

Descendant Details

Name of Descendant: Audrey Kennedy-Wright, Aspley QLD
Relationship to Ancestor: Daughter

Name of Descendant: Rosemary Edwards, Aspley QLD
Relationship to Ancestor: Grand Daughter

Name of Descendant: Eric Edwards, Aspley QLD
Relationship to Ancestor: Grandson

Name of Descendant: Elizabeth Edwards, Aspley QLD
Relationship to Ancestor: Grand Daughter

Name of Descendant: Marilyn Edwards, Aspley QLD
Relationship to Ancestor: Grand Daughter

Name of Descendant: Margaret Sykes, Aspley QLD
Relationship to Ancestor: Daughter

Name of Descendant: Neville Sykes, Aspley QLD
Relationship to Ancestor: Grandson

Name of Descendant: Vivienne Sykes, Aspley QLD
Relationship to Ancestor: Grand Daughter

Name of Descendant: Marion Sykes, Aspley QLD
Relationship to Ancestor: Grand Daughter

Name of Descendant: Ian Sykes, Aspley QLD
Relationship to Ancestor: Grandson

Name of Descendant: Colin Sykes, Aspley QLD
Relationship to Ancestor: Grandson

Name of Descendant: Meredith Kennedy-Wright, Aspley QLD
Relationship to Ancestor: Grand Daughter

Name of Descendant: Edward Kennedy-Wright, Aspley QLD
Relationship to Ancestor: Great Grandson

Name of Descendant: William Kennedy-Wright, Aspley QLD
Relationship to Ancestor: Great Grandson

Name of Descendant: Glen Kennedy-Wright, Aspley QLD
Relationship to Ancestor: Grandson

Name of Descendant: Glen Kennedy, Kenmore QLD
Relationship to Ancestor: Grandson

Name of Descendant: Oscar Kennedy, Kenmore QLD
Relationship to Ancestor: Great Grandson

Name of Descendant: Mat Kennedy, Kenmore QLD
Relationship to Ancestor: Great Grandson

 


© Royal Australian Armoured Corps Association NSW, ABN 49709547198
Site Sponsored by Cibaweb, PO Box 7287, PENRITH SOUTH NSW 2750, AUSTRALIA
Click to contact
website designed and maintained by cibaweb Site Disclaimer

go to top of page
RUSI of NSW Boer War Battlefields