COMER, Frederick William
(Service number 6/2899)
|First Rank||Sergeant||Last Rank|
|Date||*1893||Place of Birth||NZ|
|Address at Enlistment||Post Office, Timaru|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Richard Bevan COMER (father), Temuka|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||7th Reinforcements|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||Canterbury Infantry Battalion|
|Date||9 October 1915|
|Transport||Aparima or Navua or Warrimoo|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Suez, Egypt|
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Award Circumstances and Date
Prisoner of War Information
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
13 October 1917 admitted to hospital in France, suffering from gunshot wound in thigh - severe case.
|Date||4 April 1968||Age||75 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Salisbury Park Crematoriu, Timaru|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Frederick William Comer was the elder son of Richard Bevan and Louisa (née Gibbs) Comer.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [26 February 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [26 February 2017]; Timaru Herald, 1 November 1917 (Papers Past) [26 February 2017]
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