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Frank Herbert KITCHER

Regimental number1891
Date of birth19 December 1887
Place of birthGlen Morrison (near Walcha, New South Wales)
SchoolGlen Morrison Public School, Glen Morrison, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressGlen Morrison, Walcha, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Kitcher, Glen Morrison, Walcha, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentActing Corporal
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 15 November 1918
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 3084 George KITCHER, 33rd Bn, killed in action, Villers-Bretonneux, France, 10 April 1918; 3085 Pte Stanley KITCHER, 33rd Bn, died of wounds, 18 October 1917; 4539 Sergeant William Henry KITCHER, 15th Bn, killed in action, Messines, Belgium, 10 June 1917.
Other detailsSon of Thomas William and Elizabeth (nee Bowden) Kitcher
Date of death4 October 1965
Place of burialRookwood Crematorium

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