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Cecil Charles Andrew FRANZ

Regimental number3031
Place of birthBrisbane, Queensland
SchoolStony Creek State School, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressUpper Caboolture, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Jane Franz, Best Street, Hendra, Queensland
Enlistment date3 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 26 May 1918
Place of death or woundingBonnay, France
Age at death24.6
Place of burialBrookwood Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave No. 18), Surrey, England, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
135
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Frederick and Margaret Jane FRANZ, Best Street, Hendra, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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