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Francis Joshua PROVIS

Regimental number2410
Place of birthWaterloo, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
Address118 Napier Street, South Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs H Provis, 114 Napier Street, South Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date5 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 16 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 10 October 1916
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialBedford House Cemetery (Plot I, Row E, Grave No. 5), Enclosure No. 4, Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
12
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Paretns; Mr. and Mrs Helena PROVIS, 114 Napier Street, South Melbourne, Victoria

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