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Francis Edward PADFIELD

Regimental number773
Place of birthSomerset England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSailor
Address128 George Street, Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFriend, Arthur Austin, 128 George Street, Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Unspecified


*Letter from Lt. J. Maxwell refers, October 1918.
Recommendation date: "Unspecified*

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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