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Francis Ernest Lewis HILL

Regimental number31591
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressBerkley Street, Cheltenham, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Hill, Berkley Stret, Cheltenham, South Australia
Enlistment date11 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 6, Reinforcement 12
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/34/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 15 September 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Lewis spelt Louis
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death16 March 1931
Age at death36
Place of burialCheltenham Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia

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