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Frank FOURRO

Regimental number124
Place of birthBurwood, New South Wales
ReligionCongregational
OccupationBrickmaker
AddressAddsley, Auburn, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Height5' 9"
Weight162 lbs
Next of kinWife, Emily Fourro, Cumberland Road, Auburn, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 3 years in Australian Rifle Regiment, 15 months in Canadian Militia Artillery, Auburn Rifle Club (still serving)
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 19 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Matthew and Mary FOURRO
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Ruahine', 12 May 1918; disembarked, 27 June 1918; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 4 January 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death13 March 1937
Age at death52
Place of burialNorthern Suburbs Cemetery, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, FOURRO Frank

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