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Francis Taylor LUSCOMBE

Regimental number5239
Place of birthMuswellbrook New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address1 Petersham Road, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinR. Luscombe, 1 Petersham Road, Marrickville, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: 1 MG Btn
Promotion date: 2 February 1918

Lieutenant


Unit: 1 MG Btn
Promotion date: 1 August 1918

FateReturned to Australia 31 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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