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Frederick Charles FRANKCOM

Regimental number1295
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressLyrup, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Elizabeth Frankcom, Lyrup, South Australia
Enlistment date3 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 21 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 12 July 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3842 Pte George Edward FRANKCOM, 48th Bn, returned to Australia, 10 April 1919; Brother-in-law: 344 Lance Corporal Roy Charles HARRINGTON, 27th Bn, returned to Australia, 13 April 1919.~
Other details

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Parents: Alfred Henry Frankcom and Elizabeth Anne Valentine.
Miscellaneous detailsName recorded incorrectly on Embarkation Roll as FRANCOM.
Date of death9 September 1948
Age at death55
Place of burialLyrup Cemetery, South Australia

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