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John Henry Arthur William FRANZ

Regimental number5330
Date of birth1889
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
SchoolSurrey Hills School - to the age of 14
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
Address204 Elgar Road, Box Hill, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary Franz, 204 Elgar Road, Box Hill,Victoria
Enlistment date18 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Company, Australian Army Service Corps
FateReturned to Australia 7 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother-in-law: Edward James EMMERSON No. 3139 Brother-in-law: Harry Selby FARAGHER No. 22648
Date of death16 February 1955
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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