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George William FRAMPTON

Regimental number4066
Place of birthUpper Parkstone, England
SchoolSt. Aldhelms, Dorset, England
Age on arrival in Australia18
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRailway porter
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, William Horatio Frampton, 36 Duke Street, Kangaroo Point, Brisgane, Queensland
Previous military serviceSignaller in 6th Tanks, RFA, England
Enlistment date20 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentActing Corporal
Unit name26th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 28 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 29 April 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death23
Place of burialArchiet-Le-Grand Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row D, Grave No. 22), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Caroline Mary FRAMPTON, 36 Duke Street, Kangaroo Point, Queensland. Native of England
Family/military connectionsBrother Harold James Frampton, Pte, twice mentioned in despatches. Military Medal and Bar
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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