Francis COLEMAN

COLEMAN, Francis

Service Number: 120
Enlisted: 17 September 1914, Townsville, Queensland
Last Rank: Driver
Last Unit: 4th Divisional Ammunition Column
Born: Ashford, New South Wales, 7 April 1877
Home Town: Biboohra, Tablelands, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Natural causes (emphysema etc.), Cairns, Queensland, 16 June 1963, aged 86 years
Cemetery: Cairns (General) Cemetery, Queensland
Memorials: City of Townsville WW1 Honour Roll
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World War 1 Service

17 Sep 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 120, 15th Infantry Battalion, Townsville, Queensland
22 Dec 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 120, 15th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
22 Dec 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 120, 15th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ceramic, Melbourne
25 Apr 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 120, 15th Infantry Battalion, ANZAC / Gallipoli
25 Dec 1917: Discharged AIF WW1, Driver, 120, 4th Divisional Ammunition Column

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Biography

Son of: Norah (Honora Bridget) Coleman

Half-brother of: 357 Sgt. Lewis Charles CUDDY, M.M (/explore/people/151883). and 146 Sgt. Fraser Harold George CUDDAY (/admin/people/163250/Fraser%20Harold%20George%20CUDDAY), who was killed in action in France on 21 Jan 1917