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Frank Henry DEALY

Regimental number2802
Place of birthHong Kong
SchoolStoneyhurst College, Blackburn, Lancashire, England
Age on arrival in Australia17
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address45 Brougham Place, North Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 8.5"
Weight148 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Dealy, 45 Brougham Place, North Adelaide, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed for 2 years in 74th Infantry, Citizen Military Forces; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.
Enlistment date2 November 1916
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 26 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialSuzanne Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 1), No. 3, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated as a member of the Catholic Soldiers' Association in the Chapel of St George and the English Martyrs, Westminster Cathedral, London, England. Parents: Thomas K and A.M. DEALY, 19, rue Voltaire, Grenoble, Isere, France
Family/military connectionsBrother: Lt Thomas Sydney Ough DEALY, Australian Flying Corps, accidentally killed, 7 March 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, DEALY Frank Henry

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