|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Onehunga New Zealand|
|Other Names||Frederick Mairice|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Young, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||49|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs A C Purchas, Young, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Captain|
|Unit name||Medical Officers|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Captain|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||AAMS|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked from Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 27 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, 2 April 1916.
Temporarily attached to 10th Bn, 3 May 1916; rejoined 3rd Field Ambulance, 15 May 1916.
Temporarily attached to 44th Casualty Clearing Station, 28 July 1916; on special leave to England, 12 September 1916; rejoined unit, 21 September 1916.
Attached to 11th Bn for temporary duty as Medical Officer, 19 January 1917; attached to 3rd Division Base Depot, 27 March 1916. Marched out to England, 3 September 1917; commenced return to Australia on board HS A24, 25 August 1917; discharged, 10 November 1917.
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal