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Gilbert Bryan Francis

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  • Service number
    10/2138 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Wellington Infantry Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Gilbert Bryan AWMM
  • Surname
    Francis AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    10/2138 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England, Christian AWMM

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    17 October 1886 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Place of birth
    Cardiganshire, Wales Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Care of H. Nelson, Konini, Pahiatua, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    David Francis (father), Boncatt, Cardiganshire, Wales AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 Jun 1915 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    10/2138 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 13 Jun 1915-24 July 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 24 AWMM
    Vessel was Maunganui AWMM
    Private AWMM
    Wellington Infantry Battalion AWMM
    5th Reinforcements AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Died of disease AWMM
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 7" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      147 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Wellington Infantry Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Gilbert Francis was the son of the Rev. David Francis, of Llandygwydd Vicarage, Cardiganshire, Wales.

    Joined Bn at Gallipoli, 11 August 1915.
    Admitted



    Died on Malta of disease contracted at Gallipoli.

    Father: the Rev. David Francis, Llandygwydd Vicarage, Cardiganshire, Wales AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    28 AWMM
  • Date of death
    13 November 1915 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of Disease AWMM
  • Place of death
    Malta, Mediterranean Sea, Europe AWMM
  • Death notes
    Malta AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta AWMM
  • Grave reference
    D. VI. 2. AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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Sources

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