Frederick Sorensen NEILSON

NEILSON, Frederick Sorensen

Service Number: 750
Enlisted: 23 December 1915, Longreach, Queensland
Last Rank: Company Quartermaster Sergeant
Last Unit: 42nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Clermont, Queensland, March 1896
Home Town: Clermont, Isaac, Queensland
Schooling: Clermont State School
Occupation: Telegraphist/Night Officer (Qld Railways)
Died: Killed in Action, France, 24 April 1918
Cemetery: Bonnay Communal Cemetery Extension
Bonnay Communal Cemetery Extension, Picardie, France
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Brisbane 42nd Infantry Battalion AIF Roll of Honour, Clermont All Saint's Parish Roll of Honor, Longreach War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

23 Dec 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 750, Longreach, Queensland
5 Jun 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 750, 42nd Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
5 Jun 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 750, 42nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Borda, Sydney
4 Mar 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 42nd Infantry Battalion
29 Sep 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Sergeant, 42nd Infantry Battalion
25 Nov 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Company Quartermaster Sergeant, 42nd Infantry Battalion
24 Apr 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Company Quartermaster Sergeant, 750, 42nd Infantry Battalion, Villers-Bretonneux

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