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Francis Charles SEELEY

Regimental number9145
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
SchoolCamperdown Superior Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressCamperdown, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs A Seeley, 8 Dunblaine Street, Camperdown, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameConvalescent Depot, Harefield Park, London, and Special Reinforcements (Feb 1915 - March 1916)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Vic, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on 1 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Rollaux HOSP
FateReturned to Australia 18 October 1917
Place of death or woundingDied Randwick Miltary Hospital, NSW
Date of death9 June 1918
Age at death29
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialRookwood Cemetery (Portion Church of England, Plot H, Grave No. 1315), Sydney
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
183
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Francis and Kate SEELEY. Native of Camperdown, New South Wales

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