Frank HANLEY

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HANLEY, Frank

Service Number: 1857
Enlisted: 21 January 1915, Enlisted at Melbourne
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 5th Infantry Battalion
Born: Richmond, Victoria, Australia, 1896
Home Town: Richmond (V), Yarra, Victoria
Schooling: St Agnatius Catholic School, Richmond, Victoria
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Died of wounds - bomb wound to the buttock, On board HS Scotian, Mudros Bay, Greece, 18 August 1915
Cemetery: East Mudros Military Cemetery
Plot 11, Row F, Grave 102 Rev. J.S. Rigby officiated
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

21 Jan 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1857, 5th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Melbourne
14 Apr 1915: Involvement Private, SN 1857, 5th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
14 Apr 1915: Embarked Private, SN 1857, 5th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Wiltshire, Melbourne

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Birth name is Francis Raymond Hanley

Son of Hy Milo Hanley and Ellen (nee McGrath) Hanley of 3 Prince Patrick Street, Richmond, Vic; Brother of Eileen May Hanley

Brother of Joseph Henry Hanley who was killed in action on 27 October 1917 while serving with the 6th Batalion

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