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Frank LANGFORD

Regimental number913
Date of birth--/11/1869
Place of birthBuilth Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressGellibrand Street, Williamstown, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMrs F Langford, Gellibrand Street, Williamstown, Victoria
Enlistment date21 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A3 Orvieto on 21 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: INF5
Promotion date: 12 March 1916

Lieutenant


Unit: INF5
Promotion date: 24 March 1917

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


'Continuous good and gallant service from September 1916 - February 1917. Has always displayed dash and inititaive and is a good platoon leader.'
Not awarded.
Recommendation date: 7 March 1917

FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919

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