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Frank Thomas OFFER

Regimental number1471
Place of birthBenger Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationEngine driver
AddressFern Hill, Burrekupp, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMrs M Offer, Burrekupp, Western Australia
Enlistment date10 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 31 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches (Awarded)


'Consistent good work, showing courage and devotion to duty during period February-September 1917.'
Recommendation date: 20 September 1917

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and gazetted, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30448 (28 December 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57 (18 April 1918).

FateReturned to Australia 12 December 1918
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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