Francis HOWARD

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HOWARD, Francis

Service Number: 2947
Enlisted: 2 September 1915
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: Australian Flying Corps (AFC)
Born: Clunes, Victoria Australia , April 1894
Home Town: Bung Bong, Central Goldfields, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Railway engineering assistant
Died: Killed in Action, France, 27 October 1918
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Arras Flying Services Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

2 Sep 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2947
24 Nov 1915: Embarked Sergeant, SN 2947, 5th Field Company Engineers, HMAT Ceramic, Melbourne
24 Nov 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 2947, 5th Field Company Engineers, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
6 Aug 1916: Wounded AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 2947, 5th Field Company Engineers, Battle for Pozières
28 Aug 1917: Transferred Sergeant, Australian Flying Corps (AFC)
11 Jan 1918: Promoted Second Lieutenant, Australian Flying Corps (AFC)
11 Apr 1918: Promoted Lieutenant, Australian Flying Corps (AFC)

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