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Frederick Lawrence COLDWELL-SMITH

Date of birth10 June 1895
Address706 Dana Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs S R Coldwell-Smith, 706 Dana Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name29th Battalion, B 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 RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion


Unit: Staff 5th Division
Promotion date: 20 February 1916

FateReturned to Australia 30 October 1919
Date of death23 November 1967 (details from Biographical File)

Military Cross

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103
Date: 29 June 1917

Family/military connectionsBrother: 12263 Lt Charles Rdmond COLDWELL-SMITH, 3rd Machine Gun Bn, returned to Australia, 23 July 1918.
Other detailsMedals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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