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Arthur Harold TUCKER

Arthur Harold TUCKER

Male 1886 - 1917  (31 years)

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  • Name Arthur Harold TUCKER 
    Born 1 Jun 1886  Sandergrove SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Education c1890s 
    Arthur attended primary school at Sandergrove and, when that school closed, he attended school at Strathalbyn.  
    Occupation 1914  Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Farmer prior to 1914 enlisting: Farmer
     
    Military Service 25 Apr 1916  WWI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    On 25th April 1916, Arthur enlisted in the Australia Imperial Force at Adelaide. He became number 3009 Trooper A H Tucker travelling on the Maplemore to train and served overseas in Egypt and Palestine with the 1st Australian Light Horse Training Regiment and the 3rd Light Horse Regiment. He was killed in action in Palestine on 22nd Dec 1917.  
    Military Service 1916-1917  WWI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Service No: 3009 Trooper 3rd Light Horse Enlisted: 25 April 1916
    Embarkation: 9 October 1916
    Age: 30 years Served in the Middle East Wounded in Action in Palestine on two occasions: 20/4/1917 & 22/12/1917 later died of Wounds: 22 December 1917 Buried: Ramleh War Cemetery, Palestine (Israel) Chronicle Newspaper 
    Died 22 Dec 1917  Palestine Egypt Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Sandergrove SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I-5857  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 4 Feb 2018 

    Father Walter John TUCKER,   b. 1 May 1839, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1920, Sandergrove SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship -1909 
    Mother Annie MCDONALD,   b. 8 Oct 1850,   d. 1941  (Age 90 years) 
    Relationship -1909 
    Married 21 Mar 1871  Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • The wedding celebrant was Reverend John Anderson.
    Residence 'Lake View' Sandergrove SAustralia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    About 5 miles south-west of Strathalbyn on the Strathalbyn/Goolwa Road. 
    Family ID F-1909  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    0454 - Wedding of Lucy Tucker & Sid Rogers.jpg
    0454 - Wedding of Lucy Tucker & Sid Rogers.jpg
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    0457 - Arthur Harold Tucker.jpg
    0457 - Arthur Harold Tucker.jpg
    0437 - Arnold Harold Tucker.jpg
    0437 - Arnold Harold Tucker.jpg
    0459 - Sandergrove school in ruins in 1973.jpg
    0459 - Sandergrove school in ruins in 1973.jpg

    TUCKER Arthur Harold WWI 1916-1917 died of wounds Israel

    Documents
    0455 - Wedding day of Lucy Tucker & Sid Rogers - names of people in the photo.jpg
    0455 - Wedding day of Lucy Tucker & Sid Rogers - names of people in the photo.jpg
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    Stories
    1985 - Arthur Harold Tucker
    1985 - Arthur Harold Tucker
    Biography as published in the BRB in 1985 & 1995.

  • Sources 
    1. [S-79] http://ww1sa.gravesecrets.net, http://ww1sa.gravesecrets.net/tu---ty.html, 5 Feb 2018 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Photo attached from gravesecrets-their Source The Advertiser SA

    2. [S-79] http://ww1sa.gravesecrets.net, http://ww1sa.gravesecrets.net/tu---ty.html, 5 Feb 2018 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Photo attached from gravesecrets-their Source The Advertiser SA Wounded 22 Dec 1917 and later died of wounds 22 Dec 1917. Buried Ramleh War Cemetery Palestine (Israel) Sourced Chronicle Newspaper SA

    3. [S-3] BRB - 'Donald & Christina McLean & Their Descendants', 1995, The BRB has a good index for each individual. Copies of the BRB available Strathalbyn National Trust Museum & Library, several libraries around Australia including State Library SA, and Western Australian Genealogical Society Bayswater WA Request assistance for locating a copy through 'Contact us' on this website. , 65 (Reliability: 0).

    4. [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au (Reliability: 3), 17 Feb 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      MARRIAGE:1871 RegNo;86/552 groom:TUCKER,Walter John bride:MCDONALD,Annie at Strathalbyn SA
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