|Place of birth||Wasa, Finland|
|Other Names||Franz Oscar|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Fremantle, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||37|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Christina Augusta Fredrickson, Aloud, Finland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||16th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/33/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||16th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Fremantle, 13 October 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 12 December 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 8 February 1917; taken on strength, 16th Bn, 13 February 1917.
Reported prisoner of war, 11 April 1917; interned in Limburg, Germany. Sent postcard, 14 May 1917: 'Send food: tinned bread, biscuits & syrup. There are quite a lot of our boys over here as well as in the barbed wire & No Man's Land. Parcels to prisoners must be sent through Red Cross & must not exceed 7 lbs in weight.'
Arrived in England as repatriated POW, 4 January 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Euripides', 3 March 1919; arrived Fremantle, 10 April 1919; discharged, 31 May 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal