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Frederick John Cochran


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frederick John AWMM
  • Surname
    Cochran AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 35 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    CavershamDunedin Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
    Parents: Edward Wesby and Louisa COCHRAN Public - Brian - Researcher - 3 June 2016 - ADFA Database :
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 16 December 1914 AWMM Bendigo, Victoria AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Louis Cochran, 150 Bannister Street, Bendigo, Victoria AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 December 1914 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Battle of Passchendaele AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 35 AWMM
  • Military service
    Served in 5th Victorian Mounted Rifles, Boer War and Infantry Forces, Bendigo; Sgt Major 9th Light Horse Regt, Bendigo. AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 16 December 1914 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    Age 33 AWMM
    Carpenter/Civilian Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Occupation before enlistment
    In charge of the scenic railway worshhops, Luna Park, at St. Kilda, Victoria Public - Brian - Researcher - 3 June 2016 - The Age (Melbourne) :
  • Age on enlistment


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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    17 Oct 1917 {Age 36} AWMMKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • The Australian War Memorial circular returned by his mother has him educated at Caversham Public School, Dunedin, New Zealand and State Schools, Echuca and Lancefield, Victoria, aged 10 when the family moved to Australia Public - Brian - Researcher - 3 June 2016 - AWM Roll of Honour :


About death

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  • Death
    17 October 1917 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    Age 36 AWMM
    PasschendaeleYpres Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • External links
  • Documents
    AIF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM


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03 June 2016BrianMelbourne, AustraliaResearcher
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