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Francis Claude CANN

Regimental number519
Place of birthTallarook, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLine repairer
AddressTallarook, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, J Cann, Tallarook, Victoria
Enlistment date7 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death7 November 1964
Age at death72
Place of burialMaldon Cemetery, Victoria

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