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Hughson, Frederick Selwyn (14582)

Place of Birth: Portland, VIC

Age: 23 years 10 months

Enlistment Details: Monday, 29 November 1915 – Melbourne, VIC

Service Number: 14582            view online service record

94 Nott Street
Port Melbourne, VIC

Next of Kin:
James Hughson (father)
94 Nott Street
Port Melbourne, VIC

Embarkation Details:
Date: Thursday, 4 May 1916
Ship: HMAT Port Lincoln A17
Port: Melbourne, VIC
Unit: 2nd Field Artillery Brigade – 16th Reinforcements

RTA: Saturday, 25 August 1917
Discharged: Friday, 21 December 1917


  • Brian Membrey
    Posted August 31, 2016 3.29 pm 0Likes

    Second World War service :

    Born 5 February, 1894, enlisted 18 June, 1941, served V16305, Private, District Accounts (Victoria), locality on enlistment Ferny Creek, Attested Royal Park, NOK Myrtle HUGHSON. Discharged 3 June, 1947

  • Brian Membrey
    Posted February 28, 2017 9.32 am 0Likes


    “On the same evening the Mutual Help Lodge held its meeting where one new member was initiated. The secretary reported that she had received from the war front letters from Bros. C. H and L. G. Martin, J. Brownlie, Les. Mayne, A. McLean, W. Betts, and F. Hughson. F. Hughson was expected to reach Australia on his return very shortly … ” (Standard, 22 September, 1917)

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