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Francis Raymond AITKEN

Regimental number7200
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCarpenter
AddressForestville, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs C L Aitken, 89 Leader Street, Forestville, South Australia
Enlistment date13 January 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 January 1917
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 23 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 July 1919
Family/military connectionsFather: 7362 Pte David Thomas AITKEN, 10th Bn, returned to Australia, 10 June 1919.
Date of death30 November 1971
Place of burialCentennial Park Cemetery

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