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Frank Augustus CHAFFEY

Date of birth31 March 1888
Place of birthMoonbi New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer and grazier; Member, Legislative Assembly
AddressWhite Street, Tamworth, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs Amy Stella Chaffey, White Street, Tamworth, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal RollPSL
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Captain


Unit: General List
Promotion date: 15 February 1917

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31 (12 January 1920); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 33 (1 April 1920).

FateReturned to Australia 6 May 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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