Alexander Hugh FRASER MC, MID

FRASER, Alexander Hugh

Service Numbers: Officer, SX22322, S136
Enlisted: 28 August 1914, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Major
Last Unit: Lines of Communication Units
Born: Forestville, South Australia, 17 June 1894
Home Town: McLaren Flat, Onkaparinga, South Australia
Schooling: Goodwood Public School and Muirden College, South Australia
Occupation: Civil Servant
Died: Adelaide, South Australia, 12 May 1968, aged 73 years, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Centennial Park Cemetery, South Australia
Plot info: Painters Court, Wall 206, Niche G029
Memorials: Adelaide Treasurer and Chief Secretary Roll of Honour, Ballarat Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial, Goodwood Public School WW1 Roll of Honor, Lindisfarne Officers of the 12th Battalion Pictorial Honour Roll, Unley Town Hall WW1 Honour Board
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World War 1 Service

28 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Adelaide, South Australia
28 Aug 1914: Promoted AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 12th Infantry Battalion
20 Oct 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, 12th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '10' embarkation_place: Hobart embarkation_ship: HMAT Geelong embarkation_ship_number: A2 public_note: ''
20 Oct 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, 12th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Geelong, Hobart
1 Feb 1915: Promoted AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 52nd Infantry Battalion
12 Mar 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Captain, 4th Infantry Brigade Headquarters
24 Oct 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Captain, Officer, 52nd Infantry Battalion
24 Oct 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Staff Captain, 52nd Infantry Battalion
4 Oct 1917: Honoured Mention in Dispatches
18 Apr 1918: Imprisoned
18 Apr 1918: Honoured Military Cross, From 26th Feb to 20th Sept 1917, fine work in organisation including being wounded twice.
3 Oct 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Captain, 52nd Infantry Battalion

World War 2 Service

22 Jul 1940: Involvement Major, S136
22 Jul 1940: Involvement Major, SX22322
22 Jul 1940: Enlisted Adelaide, SA
22 Jul 1940: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (WW2) , Major, SX22322, Lines of Communication Units
30 Apr 1946: Discharged
30 Apr 1946: Discharged Australian Military Forces (WW2) , Major, SX22322, Lines of Communication Units

World War 1 Service

Date unknown: Wounded 52nd Infantry Battalion

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