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Francis Augustine CALLAN

Regimental number1625
Place of birthJugiong New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationGrazier
AddressRathden, Cootamundra, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Patrick Callan, Rathden, Cootamundra, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name56th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/73/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Ordnance Corps
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1626 Pte Ernest Leslie CALLAN, 56th Bn, killed in action, 17 April 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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