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Frederick Bernard NASH

Regimental number303
SchoolKeilor State School, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
Address25 Keilor Road, Essendon
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19.2
Height5' 9"
Weight150 lbs
Next of kinThomas Nash, 25 Keilor Road, Essendon
Previous military serviceNil (exempt area under Compulsory Military Training scheme)
Enlistment date13 July 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 March 1919
Discharge date8 July 1920
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia from Liverpool on board HT 'Czar', 23 March 1919; transshipped to HT 'Dongala', Suez, 10 April 1919; discharged (medically unfit: gun shot wound, right groin), Melbourne, 8 July 1920.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsAddress incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as Kielor Road, Essendon, Victoria.
Date of death23 March 1978
Age at death81
Place of burialKeilor Cemetery, Victoria
SourcesNAA: B2455, NASH Frederick Bernard

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