Frederick was an original member of the unit, embarking aboard “S.S. ZEALANDIA” on 8 Dec 1941 for Timor as a Private in No 2 Section, “A” Platoon. He was Killed in Action during the defence of the Dili Airstrip on 20 Feb 1942.
He is commemorated on Panel 3, NORTHERN TERRITORY MEMORIAL.
He was entitled to the 1939-45 Star, Pacific Star, War Medal and Australian Service Medal 1939-45, pictured below.
Edited by Peter Epps