Fraser, Edward George

Personal Details

First nameEdward
Middle nameGeorge
Date of birth17/02/1893
Place of birthMuttaburra, QLD


Edward was born in Muttaburra, son of Edward William Fraser and Elizabeth Durrand who married on the 23 Dec 1891.
[Birth Ref: 1893/ 000064]

Children of Edward and Elizabeth were:
Edward George – 17 Feb 1893
Marjery Helen – 10 Jan 1895
Elisa Isabel – 17 Aug 1898
Norman Clyde – died 4 July 1900
Gertrude May – 8 May 1901
John Alexander Reginald – 17 March 1905
Stanley William McLoed – 29 March 1907
Elizabeth Eva – 24 Dec 1908
Gladys Ivy – 31 Dec 1910
Leslie Durrand – 18 Feb 1913
Andrew Donnell – 20 Sep 1914

He enlisted in the Australian Army in both World War I and World War II.

War Records


ServiceAustralian Army
Service numberQ119498
Date of enlistment07/10/1941
Locality of enlistmentPaddington, QLD
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, QLD
Next of kinColin Lowis
Date of discharge20/07/1945
Posting at discharge1 Aust Workshop Coy
Prisoner of war



ServiceAustralian Army
Date of enlistment12/04/1916
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Qld
Next of kinCatherine Fraser [wife]


He was a 23 year old engineer when he enlisted.