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Frederick David COMPTON

Regimental number2309
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCabinetmaker
AddressToowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Ann Compton, Cnr Margaret and Burstow Streets, Toowoomba, Queensland
Enlistment date28 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Light Horse Regiment, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/16/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 9 May 1917
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2309A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 27 June 1919
Family/military connectionsFather: 4 Sergeant Albert Connell COMPTON, 31st Bn, returned to Australia, 16 July 1917.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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