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William Albert FRANKLIN

Regimental number50
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionBaptist
OccupationLabourer
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lilian Franklin, Collingwood Street, Paddington, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date10 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/19/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 13 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Company, Australian Army Service Corps
FateReturned to Australia 15 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death11 January 1969

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