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Francis Gubbins ROCHE

Regimental number5875
Place of birthNorth Melbourne, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationJournalist
Address246 Williams Road, Toorak, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinFather, Michael Gubbins Roche, 246 Williams Road, Toorak, Victoria
Enlistment date30 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 April 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 August 1917

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