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Frank KUMMER

Regimental number583
Place of birthGlenburn, Victoria
SchoolWhittlesea State School, Whittlesea, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressWhittlesea, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Kate Kummer, Whittlesea, Victoria
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds
Date of death22 August 1918
Age at death20.6
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot VII, Row H, Grave No. 10), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
12
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Henry and kate KUMMER, Whittlesea, Victoria
Family/military connectionsHarry Macnee, DCM and Military Cross.
Miscellaneous detailsNATIVE OF WHITTLESEA, VIC; BURIED HEATH CEMETERY, HARBONNIERES, FRANCE

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