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Francis Michael RUSSELL

Regimental number29471
Place of birthGeelong Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCivil servant
Address'Nenagah', 84 Western Beach, Geelong, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, P Russell, 'Nenagah', 84 Western Beach, Geelong, Victoria
Previous military service21st Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date29 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentBombardier
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 118
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/136/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 3 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919
Date of death14 April 1950
Place of burialBoxhill Cemetery

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