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Alexander FRASER

Date of birth17 October 1879
Place of birthBarony, Glasgow, Scotland
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address15 Hawke Street, West Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinWife, Mrs J Fraser, 15 Hawke Street, West Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military serviceInst Staff
Enlistment date28 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit name38th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916


Unit: 38th Battalion
Promotion date: 1 May 1916

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross

Recommendation date: 1 October 1917

Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Cross,British War Medal, Victory Medal. Date birth given in Bean, 'The Story of Anzac', vol II, as 19 October 1880.

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