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Francis TOWNSEND

Regimental number6587
Place of birthSussex England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCook
AddressCleopatra Hotel, Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinFriend, James Morrison, Cleopatra Hotel, Fremantle, Western Australia
Enlistment date17 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 13 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 February 1918

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