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Francis William BOLAND

Regimental number1598
Place of birthManilla New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationTelegraph messenger
Address'Overdene', Barraba, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Jane Boland, 'Overdene', Barraba, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Signal Troop
FateReturned to Australia 2 January 1919
Date of death29 June 1970
Place of burialGloucester Cemetery

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