Frank Ernest WELLS


WELLS, Frank Ernest

Service Number: 4624
Enlisted: 14 August 1915, Bendigo, Vic.
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 57th Infantry Battalion
Born: Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia, 1889
Home Town: Quarry Hill, Greater Bendigo, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Carpenter
Died: Enteric fever, Abbassia, Egypt, 24 June 1916
Cemetery: Cairo War Memorial Cemetery
Row M, Grave 125
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

14 Aug 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 4624, 7th Infantry Battalion, Bendigo, Vic.
28 Jan 1916: Involvement Private, SN 4624, 7th Infantry Battalion
28 Jan 1916: Embarked Private, SN 4624, 7th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Themistocles, Melbourne
2 Apr 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 57th Infantry Battalion, Egypt

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Biography contributed by Robert Wight

Pte 4624 Frank Ernest Wells was admitted to No.4 Auxilliary Hospital, Abbassia, Egypt, on 16 June 1916 suffering from enteric fever.

He died at the same hospital from enteric fever on 24 June 1916.