Fredrick Emil LEDIN

LEDIN, Fredrick Emil

Service Number: 1225
Enlisted: 14 February 1916
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: 59th Infantry Battalion
Born: Richmond, Victoria, Australia., 24 February 1896
Home Town: McCrae, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria
Schooling: Black Flat School, Glen Waverley, Victoria, Australia
Occupation: Market Gardner
Died: Natural Causes, McRae, Victoria, Australia, 22 May 1986, aged 90 years
Cemetery: Springvale Botanical Cemetery, Melbourne
Cremated at Springvale Crematorium
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World War 1 Service

14 Feb 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 1225, 37th Infantry Battalion
3 Jun 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 1225, 37th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '17' embarkation_place: Melbourne embarkation_ship: HMAT Persic embarkation_ship_number: A34 public_note: ''
8 Oct 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Private, 59th Infantry Battalion
18 Jan 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 59th Infantry Battalion
7 Apr 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Corporal, 59th Infantry Battalion
12 May 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Corporal, 59th Infantry Battalion, Transferred to hospital in England 2 June 1917 - included a period of isolation. Rejoined his Battalion on 7 December 1917.
22 May 1918: Promoted AIF WW1, Sergeant, 59th Infantry Battalion
1 Oct 1918: Wounded AIF WW1, Sergeant, 59th Infantry Battalion, Wounded in Action - GSW left leg. Transferred to England for treatment.
6 Apr 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Sergeant, 1225, 59th Infantry Battalion

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