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Francis Macdonald MILLER

Regimental number7515
Place of birthLewisham, Kent, England
SchoolAnglo-American College, England; Lycee St Omer, France
Age on arrival in Australia16
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressGlenlea, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation45
Next of kinSister, Miss E A Miller, 6 Wilbraham Mansions, Wilbraham Place, London SW, England
Previous military serviceServed in the Matabele War, Bechuanaland War, Boer War, Philippines War.
Enlistment date20 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 14 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour Circular'A first rate horseman' (details from sister)
FateKilled in Action 4 July 1918
Place of death or woundingHamel, France
Age at death47
Age at death from cemetery records47
Place of burialCrucifix Corner Cemetery (Plot X, Row B, Grave No. 3), Villers-Bretonneux, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
77
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Sir Thomas and Lady MILLER. Native of England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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