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Francis STRAWHAN

Regimental number28298
Place of birthPort Wakefield South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationEngine cleaner
AddressHamley Bridge, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, G Strawhan, Burra Street, Port Wakefield, South Australia
Enlistment date25 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Reinforcement 21
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Bombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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