|Place of birth||Brunswick, Victoria|
|School||North Bundaberg State School, Queensland|
|Address||St Kilda, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||25|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Kate Fraser, 27 Alma Road, St Kilda, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||5th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/22/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||59th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||Fleurbaix, France (Battle of Fromelles)|
|Age at death||26.10|
|Place of burial||No known grave|
|Commemoration details||V.C. Corner (Panel No 16), Australian Cemetery Memorial, Fromelles, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Family/military connections||Brother: 1703 Pte Alexander Gregory FRASER, 60th Battalion, killed in action, 19 July 1916.|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Admitted to No 4 Auxiliary Hospital, Cairo, 3 February 1916 (mumps); transferred to 1st Australian General Hospital, 23 February 1916 (middle ear disease); transferred to Garrison Australian Reserve Brigade, Zeitoun, 5 March 1916.
Taken on strength, 59th Bn, Hog's Back, 3 April 1916.
Admitted to 8th Field Ambulance, Ferry Post, 20 April 1916 (influenza); discharged to unit, 23 April 1916; rejoined unit, Duntroon Plateau, 23 April 1916.
Admitted to 14th Field Ambulance, 14 May 1916 (pyrexia), and transferred same day to 2nd Australian Casualty Clearing Station (toxaemia); discharged to unit, 18 May 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 18 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Reported Missing, 19 July 1916.
Court of Enquiry, held in the field, 29 August 1917, pronounced fate as 'Killed in Action, 19 July 1916'.
Handwritten note on Form B103: 'Presume Buried in No Man's Land approx 5J90 43 to 5K02.5.1 Sheet Hazebrouck 5A'.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, FRASER Roderick John
Red Cross file 1110301