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Francis Winter READ

Regimental number429
Place of birthRamsey England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressStanthorpe, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lilla Read, Brick Kiln Farm Ower, Romsey, Hampshire, England
Previous military service11th Infantry
Enlistment date26 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 7, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/12/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919

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