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Frank Dyas BOTTEN

Regimental number7958
Place of birthProspect, South Australia
ReligionCongregational
OccupationClerk
AddressProspect, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs A J Botten, Highbury Street, Prospect, South Australia
Enlistment date10 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameNo 1 Australian General Hospital
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board A62 Wandilla on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Ambulance
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


'Work at Vaire-sur-Corbie on 6 August 1918 and at Cerisy on 8 August 1918.'
Recommendation date: 14 August 1918

FateReturned to Australia 27 May 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61
Date: 23 May 1919

Family/military connectionsBrother: Lt Robert Hillman BOTTEN, 27th Bn, killed in action, Warlencourt, France, 2 March 1917.
Other detailsMedals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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