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Frank Edward FAVELL

Regimental number181
Place of birthMortlake, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBoilermaker
Address76 Silver Street, St. Peters, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20.3
Height5' 11"
Weight136 lbs
Next of kinFather, W.E. Favell, 76 Silver Street, St. Peters, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date30 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameSignal Company Engineers Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/11/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board TRANSPORT A30 Borda on 22 December 1914
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Discharge date25 April 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Wounded in action, 9 August 1915 (gun shot wound, right leg), and admitted to 3rd Field Ambulance; transferred to 1st Australian General Hospital, Cairo, 13 August 1915; to 1st Auxiliary Hospital, Heliopolis, 16 August 1915; discharged for return to Australia, 16 August 1915.

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Beltana', 17 September 1915; discharged, Sydney, 25 April 1916.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSee 18097 Frank Edward FAVELL for second period of service.
SourcesNAA: B2455, FAVELL Frank Edward

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