Frederick Lionel ALEXANDER

ALEXANDER, Frederick Lionel

Service Number: 2506
Enlisted: 2 June 1916, Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 3rd Pioneer Battalion
Born: Camperdown, Victoria, 1895
Home Town: Hawthorn, Boroondara, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Clerk
Died: Killed in Action, Belgium, 7 June 1917
Cemetery: Strand Military Cemetery, Ploegsteert, Wallonie, Belgium
Strand Military Cemetery Plot 111, Row E, Grave 8
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

2 Jun 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Melbourne, Victoria
21 Oct 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 2506, 3rd Pioneer Battalion
21 Oct 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 2506, 3rd Pioneer Battalion, HMAT Port Melbourne, Melbourne

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3 Pioneer Battalion

Rank - Private

28 December 1916 Disembarked Plymouth

28 February 1917 Proceeded overseas to France, 

16 March 1917 Taken on strength, 3rd Pioneer Bn

Served in the Senior Cadets for 2 years; and in the 50th Bn,

Served in the Citizen Military Forces, St Kilda, for 3 years.

Son of Arthur Lionel and Anna Sophia Alexander, of 25, Harold St., Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia.