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Frederick TORSON

Regimental number521
Place of birthStockholm Sweden
AddressThornbury, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinMother, Mrs L Fernquist, Vestras, Sweden
Enlistment date22 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 3, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/8/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll521A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateDied of disease 23 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records39
Place of burialKirkaldy Cemetery (Plot F, Row F, Grave No. 89), Kirkaldy and Dysart, Scotland
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Husband of R.A.L. TORSON, The White House, Dunshelt, Fife, Scotland

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