2nd Lt. Frederick Morant, Hussars


1893 Jun 29. Born Tucuman, Argentina (Army records & RIC).

1917 Jan 22. Arrives UK from Argentina, where he was a rancher. He is going to Curragh Camp, Ireland. His father is Arthur Francis Harford Morant, King Edward Horse at Curragh camp who claimed to be 38 and served through the war (he was in fact born 1866 and was 48) His father was a self employed Timber Merchant and general agent

1918 May 10. Res.. Regts. of Cav.—Cadet Frederick Morant to be temp. 2nd Lt.

1919 Sep 2. 2nd Lt F Morant relinquishes his commission on completion of service. He is repatriated to Argentine

1921 Apr 15 to 6 Jul 1921 Served in ranks of London Defence Force

1921 Jul 6 Joined ADRIC with service no 2099. Posted to M Coy

1922 Jan 19. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1924 Mar 14. Arrives in Canada


1948 Died buried Toronto Municipal Cemetery


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