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Frederick CASEY

Regimental number2794
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressHare Street, Echuca, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinSister, Miss M Casey, Hare Street, Echuca, Victoria
Enlistment date12 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name6th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 10 September 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion

2nd Lieutenant

Unit: 1 MG Btn
Promotion date: 3 January 1919


Unit: 1 MG Btn
Promotion date: 3 April 1919

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

Valuable service and devotion to duty in rescuing gun and crew under fire, and later using gun to good advantage.(8 May 1917)
Recommendation date: 17 May 1917

FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 189
Date: 8 November 1917

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