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John Wynne FRANCIS

Regimental number24581
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor mechanic
Address'Edgarley', Willaura, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, J Francis, 15 Savernake Road, Gospel Oak, London, England
Enlistment date29 April 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column 3, Section 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/91/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A37 Barambah on 27 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 6 September 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 February 1951

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