Francis Goodwin WARD

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WARD, Francis Goodwin

Service Number: 4927
Enlisted: 6 December 1915, Wickepin, Western Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 16th Infantry Battalion
Born: York, Western Australia, January 1892
Home Town: Bruce Rock, Western Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farm labourer
Died: Killed in Action, France, 31 August 1916
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
No known grave, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, Picardie, France
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Bruce Rock War Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)
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World War 1 Service

6 Dec 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 4927, Wickepin, Western Australia
1 Apr 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 4927, 16th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
1 Apr 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 4927, 16th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ulysses, Fremantle
31 Aug 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 4927, 16th Infantry Battalion, Battle for Pozières

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