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Arthur Lennard FRANCIS

Regimental number1739
Other NamesArthur Comber
ReligionChurch of England
AddressEric College, Dookie, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinBrother, John H Francis, Cockhaise Farm, Lindfield, Sussex, England
Enlistment date29 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 29 March 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)


Recommendation date: 3-4 July 1916

FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death28 November 1937

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