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Francis Arthur David WATTS

Regimental number1560
Place of birthN/A New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor driver
AddressMaclean, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation20
Height5' 9.5"
Weight143 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs M Watts, Maclean, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 September 1919
Discharge date12 January 1920
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSurname entered incorrectly on Embarkation Roll as WATT.
SourcesNAA: B2455, WATTS Francis Arthur David

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