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Frederick Morgan FRY

Regimental number53959
Place of birthCardiff, Wales
True NameO'ROURKE, Frederick Godfrey
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressBondi, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25.6
Height5' 7"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinSister, Miss R Fry, c/o Miss McHenry, Cavendish Street, Stanmore, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date29 April 1918
Place of enlistmentDarlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameNew South Wales Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Feldmarschall on 19 June 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Veterinary Hospital
FateReturned to Australia 6 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Robert and Sandra Crofts
Discharge date11 January 1921
Other details

War service: England, France (post-Armistice)

Commenced return to Australia on board HS 'Karoola', 6 May 1919; discharged (medically unfit: appendix fistula; active pulmonary tuberculosis), Sydney, 11 January 1921.
Date of death27 November 1926
Age at death34
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis (Sec. R.C. 8, 1045), Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, FRY Frederick Morgan

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