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Roy FRANCIS

Regimental number3650
Place of birthBroken Hill, New South Wales
SchoolMoonta Mines Model School
ReligionMethodist
OccupationStoreman
AddressMoonta Mines, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Joseph Francis, Ballarat Row, Moonta Mines, South Australia
Enlistment date18 July 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 33rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of disease 19 October 1918
Age at death21.8
Place of burialCairo War Memorial Cemetery (Row O, Grave No. 337), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
3
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Sophia FRANCIS, 267 Dormer Terrace, Moonta Mines, South Australia

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