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Francis Bernard CLIFTON

Regimental number45
Place of birthHobart
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher and boundary rider
AddressArtillery Barracks, Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Clifton, Pelverata PO, Huon, Tasmania
Enlistment date1 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit nameSiege Artillery Brigade
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/49/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 17 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Heavy Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 19 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Thomas and Martha Annie CLIFTON
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death8 March 1925
Place of burialCornelian Bay Cemetery, Hobart, Tasmania

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