Francis Robert MORRIS

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MORRIS, Francis Robert

Service Number: 2455
Enlisted: 4 June 1915, Enlisted at Liverpool, NSW
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 1st Infantry Battalion
Born: Botany, Sydney, New South Wales, 1881
Home Town: Botany, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Fisherman
Died: Killed in action, Gallipoli, 9 November 1915
Cemetery: Shell Green Cemetery
Plot 11, Row D, Grave 13 Rev. Father Mullins officiated
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

4 Jun 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2455, Enlisted at Liverpool, NSW
14 Jul 1915: Involvement Private, SN 2455, 1st Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
14 Jul 1915: Embarked Private, SN 2455, 1st Infantry Battalion, HMAT Orsova, Sydney

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of Francis and Mary Ann Morris of Banksia Street, Botany, NSW

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal