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Frank Allen WISDOM

Date of birth21 July 1890
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank official
AddressBank of New South Wales, Inverell, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinSister, Lucie Gertrude Crochers, 'Gunyah', Glen Innes, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name30th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 16 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion


Unit: Staff 8th Infantry Brigade
Promotion date: 25 June 1917

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

Distinguished Service Order

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61
Date: 23 May 1919

Military Cross

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57
Date: 18 April 1918

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Cross, Distinguished Service Order, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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