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William Angus FRASER

ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMedical practitioner
AddressHarrisville, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs A C Fraser, Anglo-American Hospital, Geiza, Egypt
Enlistment date19 November 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit name2nd Light Horse Field Ambulance
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 15 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant Colonel
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Companion of the Distinguished Service Order


Recommendation date: "Unspecified"

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement No. 30169 (6 July 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 174 (11 October 1917).

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 30706 (28 May 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 165 (24 October 1918).

FateReturned to Australia 12 November 1917
Medals

Distinguished Service Order


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169
Date: 4 October 1917

Other detailsMedals: Distinguished Service Order, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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