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Soldier profiles

Name : SNACKENBERG, FREDERICK JOHN (ALIAS)
Service Number : VX145793
Date of Birth : 03/12/1924
Place of Birth : MELBOURNE, VIC
Known as : FRED
Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 11/08/1943
Locality on Enlistment : PORT MELBOURNE, VIC
Place of Enlistment : COWRA, NSW
Next of Kin : SNACKENBERG, MADGE
Rank (at time of discharge / death) : PRIVATE
Service : ARMY
Final Posting : 55/53 INFANTRY BATTALION
Position / Platoon / Company (as 2/2 Pioneer) (date / details) : 17 PLATOON D COMPANY (DAEO, MOROTAI)
Unit Transfers / Promotions (date / details) :
Theatres of War : BORNEO
Actions :
Wounded (date / details) :
Discharged : 06/05/1946
Date Died : ??/02/2013
Age at Death : 88
Community Roll of Honour : N/A
Buried Location / Memorial (P.O.W., D.O.W., K.I.A.) : N/A
K.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
D.O.W. (date / details) : N/A
M.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. (location/s) : NO
Died P.O.W. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. Camps (details) : N/A
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : N/A
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : NO
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 6099672 [NOT EXAMINED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Australian War Memorial,   AWM_090602.jpg

Background : Served as SNACKENBERG; changed name by deed poll to FRED CARNEY after World War 2.