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Re: ALH Evacuations from Gallipoli

From: diggerdave
Date: 10/22/2001
Time: 11:40:22 PM
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Geoff: in case you did not know the following information about Trooper Francis Mundon Russell may be of interest: Regimental number 350; age at enlistment: 31; occupastion: cook; address given at enlistment: nil; next of kin: Miss Josephine Lewis, 36 Gernish Avenue, Marrickville, Sydnety, NSW; enlisted: 25 August 1914; B Squadron; embarked Sydney on transport A16 'Star of Victoria' 20 October 1914 under command of Lieut-Colonel John Baldwin Meredith, mediacl practitioner of Raymond Terrace in the Hunter Valley region of New South Wales. Meredith was also a veteran of the Souith African Boer War of 1899-1902. Keep us all posted with your progress or otherwise. Best regards from diggerdave.

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