Francis (Frank) QUINLIVAN

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QUINLIVAN, Francis

Service Number: 6143
Enlisted: 18 September 1916, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 27th Infantry Battalion
Born: Lubeck, Victoria, 21 February 1892
Home Town: Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
Schooling: St Patrick's School, Stawell
Occupation: Locomotive Engine Cleaner (S.A.R.)
Died: Died of wounds, France, 31 August 1918, aged 26 years
Cemetery: Daours Communal Cemetery Extension, France
Plot VIII, Row B, Grave No. 14
Memorials: Adelaide Holy Trinity Church WW1 Honour Board 1, Adelaide National War Memorial, Adelaide South Australian Railways WW1 & WW2 Honour Boards, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

18 Sep 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 6143, Adelaide, South Australia
6 Nov 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 6143, 27th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
6 Nov 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 6143, 27th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Afric, Adelaide
31 Aug 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 6143, 27th Infantry Battalion, Mont St Quentin / Peronne

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Son of Francis and Mary QUINLAN

The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA: 1889 - 1931) Friday 13 September 1918

DIED ON ACTIVE SERVICE

QUINLIVAN.—Died of gunshot wounds, on August 31, 1918, No. 6143, Private Frank Quinlivan, of 27th Battalion, dearly loved husband of Mary Quinlivan, and loving father of little Vera, of 3, Solomon-street, off Carrie-street, Adelaide.

http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article5589899 (nla.gov.au)

Chronicle (Adelaide, SA: 1895 - 1954) Saturday 13 September 1919

HEROES OF THE GREAT WAR

QUINLIVAN— A tribute of love to the memory of Private Frank Quinlivan, 6143, D Company, 27th Battalion, wounded 29th August, 1918, died September 4, 1918, at the 61st Casualty Clearing

Station. Laid to rest in the British Military Cemetery, near Vignacourt. Late S.A.R., R.I.P.

— Inserted by mother, sister, and brothers, Cleland-avenue, Dulwich.

http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article89160384 (nla.gov.au)

The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA: 1931 - 1954) Monday 31 August 1936

HEROES OF THE GREAT WAR  

QUINLIVAN.—In loving memory of my dear father, Private Francis Quinlivan (late 27th Battalion), who died of wounds in France on   the 31st August, 1918. He lives with me in memory still —Inserted by his ever loving daughter Vera.

http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article48174151 (nla.gov.au)

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