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Raymond FRANCIS

Regimental number113
Place of birthOrange New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, R.G. Francis, Coonamble, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A29 Suevic on 21 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 3 March 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2302 Pte Horace Groves FRANCIS, 54th Bn, returned to Australia, 27 July 1917.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death7 September 1943

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