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Francis Arthur GANNON

Regimental number6079
Place of birthGrenfell New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationPostal assistant
Address51 Leamington Avenue, Newtown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Alfred Gannon, Police Station, Quamboyne, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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