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Regimental number27325
Place of birthParramatta, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressVictoria Avenue, Concord West, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Height 5' 7.75"
Weight138 lbs
Next of kinFather, Henry Franks, Victoria Avenue, Concord West, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 1 year in Militia, 3 years in Senior Cadets
Enlistment date8 May 1916
Place of enlistmentMarrickville, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column 4, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/111/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 8 September 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Laura FRANKS. Photo: Andrew Richardson
Discharge date22 December 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Raranga', 8 September 1919; disembarked Sydney, 29 October 1919; discharged Sydney, 22 December 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Death attributed to War Service.
Date of death13 August 1939
Age at death43
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, FRANKS Trevor

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