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Frank Hickling SANDERS

Regimental number7053
Place of birthLondon, Surrey, England
SchoolLCC Higher Grade School, England
Age on arrival in Australia26
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDraper
AddressBelle Vue Hotel, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs L Sanders, 34 Bridge Road, Clapham Common London, England
Enlistment date2 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 17 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 17 April 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialEbblinghem Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row A, Grave No. 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
57
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Leah SANDERS, 34 Forth Bridge Road, Clapham Common, London, England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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