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Frederick James HAMILTON

Regimental number1922
Date of birth27 June 1884
Place of birth8 Ann Street, Prahran, Melbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressEast Brunswick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinAunt, Mrs Alice Moisette, 230 Edward Street, East Brunswick, Victoria
Enlistment date29 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name46th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/63/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1922A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 August 1919
Discharge date19 November 1919
Other details

Sailed from Melbourne, disembarking in England. Proceeded to France 23 September, 1916. Hospitalised several times in 1916/17 due to illness both in the field and in England

War Service: England, France, Western Front

Married Agnes Smyth at Lambeth, London on 19 June 1919. They both returned to Australia per 'Ceramic' ex England on 9 August 1919, disembarking 27 September 1919

Son of William and Sarah (nee Fisher) Hamilton
Date of death12 March 1934 - Melbourne Hospital
Age at death53
Place of burialChurch of England Compartment F, Section 2, Grave No. 36, Springvale Cemetery, Princes Highway, Springvale, Victoria

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