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Frederick Charles CALVER

Regimental number11310
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStoreman and packer
Address11 Moorgale Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, J W B Calver, 11 Moorgale Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service3rd Light Horse
Enlistment date15 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 14
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT RMS Osterley on 15 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Distinguished Conduct Medal (Military Medal)

Courage and coolness and valuable services in maintaining communications (East of Ypres).
Recommendation date: 5 October 1917

Distinguished Conduct Medal

Work at Zonnebeke on 4 October 1918.
Recommendation date: 5 October 1918

FateReturned to Australia 20 May 1919

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 31
Date: 7 March 1918

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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