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Francis ABBOTT

Regimental number801
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionWesleyan
OccupationClerk
Age at embarkation41.10
Height5' 4.5"
Weight148 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Lizzie Abbott, 3 Ballarat Road, Balmain, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date13 July 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Unit nameAustralian Naval & Military Expeditionary Force, 4th Tropical Unit, D Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Te Apua on 20 November 1915
Discharge date17 May 1916
Other details

War service: Rabaul.

Taken on strength of Bn, Rabaul, 6 January 1916.

Commenced return to Australia from Rabaul on board SS 'Morinda', 20 April 1916.

Discharged (own request), Sydney, 17 May 1916.

Medal: British War Medal

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