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Frank Edward SHARRATT

Regimental number6173
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
SchoolKogarah Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
Address'Stafford', Harrow Road, Rockdale, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Amos Edward Sharratt, 'Stafford', Harrow Road, Rockdale, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in Citizen Military Forces, NSAW
Enlistment date11 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 7 April 1918
Place of death or woundingHangard Wood, France
Age at death25.1
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialHangard Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. I), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Amos and Amelia SHARRATT, "Stafford", 114 Harrow Road, Rockdale, Sydney, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2nd Field Artillery, Gallipoli and France for 4 years, wounded 3 times and returned.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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