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Francis William MOON

Regimental number12809
Place of birthMolong, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMiner
Addressc/o J Crawford, Jamieson Street, South Broken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Height5' 8"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs E A Moon, 26 Hanover Street, West Brunswick, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date14 January 1916
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Field Ambulance
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/54/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 31 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 10 May 1919
Discharge date10 August 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Wahehu', 10 May 1919 (nursing duties); discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 10 August 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, MOON Francis William

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