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Francis Harry WILKINSON

Regimental number628
Place of birthNumurkah Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationPastrycook
AddressArarat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Alice Jane Wilkinson, Green Street South, Ararat, Victoria
Previous military service73rd Infantry
Enlistment date29 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll620
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 30 April 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death25 September 1970
Age at death73
Place of burialArarat Cemetery, Victoria

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