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Frederick Dixon STRINGER

Regimental number1949
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
SchoolAlbert Pk and St Kilda State Schools, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationChauffeur
Address5 Cecil Street, Prahran, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emily Louisa Stringer, 5 Cecil Street, Prahran, Victoria
Enlistment date10 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied at St Johns Hospital, Etaples.
FateDied of wounds 7 April 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialEtaples Military Cemetery (Plot XXXIII, Row E, Grave No. 28A), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
130
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick Thomas and Emily Louise STRINGER, 4 Cecil Street, Prahran, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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