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John Frances HAMENCE

Regimental number2910
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationGanger
AddressBroken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ada May Hamence, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date30 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 1 August 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Frances spelt Francis
Place of burialTrois-Arbres Cemetery (Plot I, Row X, Grave No. 19), Steenwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
136
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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