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Joseph William FRANCIS

Regimental number56320
Place of birthPerth Western Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationPastrycook
AddressBayswater, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs E H Francis, c/o Mrs A E Clapton, No 1 Railway Place, South Preston, Victoria
Enlistment date18 December 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameWestern Australian Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Albany, Western Australia, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 29 July 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death9 August 1968

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