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Francis FRANKLIN

Regimental number3055
Place of birthBordertown South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressPerth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, Henry Franklin, Wyola, Western Australia
Enlistment date29 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A45 Bulla on 22 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Machine Gun Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 10 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1389 Pte Henry FRANKLIN, 10th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 8 March 1917; 3054 Pte George FRANKLIN, 3rd Machine Gun Squadron, returned to Australia, 10 July 1919.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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