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Francis Edwin BAKER

Regimental number30904
Date of birth22 June 1893
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
Address'Moringa', Northbrook Street, Bexley, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, H A Baker, 'Moringa', Northbrook Street, Bexley, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameMedium Trench Mortar Battery Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/129/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 11 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Trench Mortar Battery
FateReturned to Australia 8 October 1919
Discharge date29 January 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board 'Benalla', 8 October 1919; disembarked in Sydney, 29 November 1919; discharged, 29 January 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death19 May 1966
Age at death72
Place of burialWoronora Crematorium

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