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Francis Darcy SINCLAIR

Regimental number2169
Place of birthNowra, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStonebreaker
AddressMurwillumbah, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, J Sinclair, Murwillumbah, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 14 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 21 August 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialHill 60 Cemetery (Plot I, Row E, Grave No. 3), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
70
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Annie SINCLAIR, Murwillumbah, New South Wales. Native of Shoalhaven, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsFather: No.3684 Joseph Dunbar Sinclair, 47th Battalion, who returned to Australia and two unspecified Brothers, both of whom probably returned to Australia.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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