Hubert James FRANCIS

Regimental number241
Place of birthMilton New South Wales
AddressMilton, South Coast, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, J Francis, Milton, South Coast, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 1, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/6/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion

2nd Lieutenant

Unit: 1 MG Btn
Promotion date: 2 July 1918


Unit: 1 MG Btn
Promotion date: 5 November 1918

FateReturned to Australia 19 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 65983 Pte Harold Warren FRANCIS, Australian Army Service Corps, returned to Australia, 5 September 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal