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Newton James FRANCIS

Regimental number34250
Place of birthSt Kilda Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationStudent
Address175 Hotham Street, St Kilda, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Edward J Francis, 175 Hotham Street, St Kilda, Victoria
Enlistment date29 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, March 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Divisional Signal Company
FateReturned to Australia 18 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death4 January 1966

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