Frederick George BESLEY

Regimental number3513
Date of birth17 July 1892
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
SchoolMelbourne Church of England Grammar School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
Address96 Rathmines Street, Fairfield, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Charles Besley, 96 Rathmines Street, Fairfield, Victoria
Enlistment date13 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 1 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 June 1919
Discharge date10 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death30 July 1989
Age at death97
Place of burialCremated: Fawkner Crematorium, Melbourne, Victoria