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Fredk. R. Clew

Private

58th Battalion

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Ulmus Sp.
  • Planted By: Mr. W. Trotman
  • Plaque: 1135

Additional Info

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Biography

Frederick Richard Clew enlisted on the 12th of July 1915 in the 8th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement, Australian Imperial Force, with the rank of Private, Number 4464, and was listed as returned to Australia on the 13th of February 1917. His Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 'Themistocles' on the 28th of January 1916. On the 19th of July 1916 wounded in action, France; admitted to 1st Northern General Hospital Newcastle-on-Tyne (Gunshot wound face & arm). On the 23rd of November 1916 discharged from the 1st Auxiliary Hospital to Weymouth, Malaria. Embarked return to Australia the 13th of February 1917. Discharged from the 3rd Military District on the 1st of June 1917. Tree No. 1135

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour