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Frederick Gore Moule (1889–1917)

Born in 1889. Educated at Melbourne Grammar School – First VIII, Prefect, First XI. An outstanding left-arm bowler, he played in St. Kilda’s 1913-14 premiership. Represented Victoria several times in inter State colts matches. Employed by Dalgety & Co. Served at Messines, Ypres and Passchendaele. He died on October 8, 1917 of wounds suffered under machine-gun fire while leading C Company of the 37th Battalion against Broodseinde Ridge.

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23 March, 1889
Brighton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia


8 October, 1917 (aged 28)

Cause of Death

war wounds

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