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Frank Oswald AUMANN

Regimental number27507
Place of birthMurtoa, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressMurtoa, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20.3
Height5' 4.25"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs L Aumann, Murtoa, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed for 1 year in the Senior Cadets; 1 year in the 73rd Infantry, Citizen Military Forces; 1.5 years in the 19th Australian Light Horse; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.
Enlistment date23 March 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 8, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 5 February 1920
Discharge date21 March 1920
Family/military connectionsBrother: 30578 Pte Frederick Benjamin AUMANN, 2nd Trench Mortar Battery, returned to Australia, 23 September 1918; 36845 Driver Reinhold AUMANN, 2nd Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 1 August 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Themistocles', 5 February 1920; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 21 March 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, AUMANN Frank Oswald

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