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Frank DREW

Regimental number2593
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationIronworkers assistant
Address71 Moore Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinSister, Mrs K Champ, 71 Moore Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date23 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 2 September 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2593A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 September 1916
Age at death from cemetery records36
Place of burialRegina Trench Cemetery (Plot IX, Row N, Grave No. 14), Grandcourt, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Catherine DREW. Native of Lowestoft, England

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