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Francis Gerald BRISCOE

Regimental number20O4
Place of birthChudleigh, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressChudleigh, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Francis Briscoe, Chudleigh, Tasmania
Enlistment date10 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 17 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 March 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 76
Date: 23 May 1918

Family/military connectionsBrother: 1812 Pte James Michael BRISCOE, 52nd Bn, died of wounds, 19 October 1917.

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