Francis BOLAND


BOLAND, Francis

Service Number: 11
Enlisted: 2 February 1915
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 27th Infantry Battalion
Born: Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, 1885
Home Town: Ballarat, Central Highlands, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Died of wounds, France, 6 March 1917
Cemetery: Pozières British Cemetery
Reference: II. D. 14., Pozieres British Cemetery Ovillers-La Boisselle, Pozieres, Picardie, France
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

2 Feb 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 11, 27th Infantry Battalion

World War 1 Service

31 May 1915: Involvement Private, SN 11, 27th Infantry Battalion
31 May 1915: Embarked Private, SN 11, 27th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Geelong, Adelaide
Date unknown: Wounded SN 11, 27th Infantry Battalion

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Biography contributed by Kathleen Bambridge

His personal effects were returned to AIF Base Records Melbourne awaiting a claimant in 1920.