BRITTENDEN, Frederick Stephen
(Service number 1894)

First Rank Last Rank Pte


Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date 24 May 1915 Age 24
Address at Enlistment 6 Errol Ave, Brunswick, Victoria
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Fred Brittenden (father), 6 Errol Ave, Brunswick, Victoria, Australia
Religion Church of England
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with Australian Imperial Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation Australian Infantry
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 27th Battalion
Date 26 August 1915
Transport RMS Morea
Embarked From Adelaide Destination
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 8 April 1916 Age 26
Place of Death Somme, France
Cause Killed in action
Memorial or Cemetery Villers-Bretonneux Memorial
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials 2015 additions to the Tiimaru Memorial Wall

Biographical Notes

from Timaru; Son of Frederick and Louisa Brittenden, of 28, Carnarvon St., East Brunswick, Victoria. Born at Timaru, New Zealand.


Paul McNicholl's list of additional names for the Tiimaru Memorial Wall (August 2013); Australian War Memorial; CWGC

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Carol Bell, SC branch NZSG & Timaru Herald

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