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Frederick George COLLINSON

Regimental number9514
Place of birthNew Zealand
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationContractor
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Collinson, Karangahake, Auckland, New Zealand
Enlistment date22 January 1916
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name11th Field Company Engineers, Section 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from OUTER HARBOR, South Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 31 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Company Engineers
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Belgium Croix de Guerre


Recommendation date: 12 October 1918

FateReturned to Australia 10 May 1919
Medals

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No 91
Date: 23 July 1919

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 March 1965 Auckland
Place of burialGlenfield Cemetery, New Zealand

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