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Frank Charles LEAN

Regimental number4821
Date of birth16 July 1896
Place of birthGlenthorne, Taree, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCarpenter
AddressGlenthorne, Manning River, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, C Lean, Glenthorne, Manning River, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Star of England on 8 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death29 May 1971
Place of burialCremated Beresfield (Newcastle) New South Wales. Official Memorial: Wall 39 Row J New South Wales Garden of Remembrance adjacent to the Sydney War Cemetery, Rookwood, Sydney, New South Wales

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