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Frederick Ernest LESSING

Regimental number2458
Place of birthCheltenham Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressChelsea, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinWife, Mrs Lucy May Lessing, Point Nepean Road, Carrum PO, Carrum, Victoria
Enlistment date3 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name58th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/75/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll58th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 October 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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