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Francis Jephthah John BAKER

Regimental number2849
Date of birth15 February 1895
Place of birthRiver Murray, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationElectrician
AddressBreabba, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Naomi Baker, Breabba, South Australia
Enlistment date11 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentSIG
Unit name27th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


'Work at Hollebeke on 1-2 March 1918.'
Recommendation date: 9 March 1918

FateReturned to Australia 12 April 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 120
Date: 7 August 1918

Date of death5 August 1941
Age at death46
Place of burialNorth Road Church of England Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia

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