Frederick Phillipson

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Frederick Phillipson
Personal Information
Date of Birth 6 Jan 1904
Place of Birth Walmer Bridge, Lancashire, England
Death 3 Aug 1983, aged 79
Place of Death Victoria Park, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 37 years, 4 months
Address Armadale, Western Australia
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs Lily Sidwell Phillipson
Military Information
Reg Number WX12551
Date of Enlistment 9 May 1941
Rank Lance Sergeant
Unit/Formation 7th Division HQ ASC
Post War Details

Pre War

On 2 Apr 1911 he and his parents were living at Barnacle with Bonds, Lancashire, England. On 24 Aug 1918 with his mother and two siblings he boarded the SS City of Karachi in Plymouth for Australia. In 1925 they were living at 311 Hay street, Subiaco, Western Australia. In Fremantle on 3 Sep 1927 he married Lily Sidwell Woolcock, and in 1928 a son Keith Richard Phillipson (1928–2009) was born. At the time of enlistment they were living in Armadale, but by 1943 Lily was living in Fremantle.

War Service

Enlisted at Claremont camp.

Discharged 13 Apr 1944

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1954 Riverton road, Cannington, mechanic; 1958 a Storeman; 1963 at 1125 Riverton road, Wilson, caretaker; 1977 - 1980 at 27/19 Mackie street, Victoria Park;


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