Born in England, Methodist. Married to Alice in 1899 and they had two children, Gladys b. 1900 and Ernest b. 1906. In 1916 English factories were recruiting workers from Australia and Frederick returned to England to take up a position at a Manchester Munitions factory. RTA in 1919 from Liverpool and resumed his family life at Glyde St, Mosman Park. Before the war the Dyball’s had a small shop south of Willis St in what was later Stirling Highway. Cottesloe Beach Methodist Church Honour Roll.