FRANKLYN, John William “Jack”

Service Number –

Rank – 2nd Lieutenant

Division – 11th Battalion

Enlisted – 10/02/1915

Killed in Action – 06/08/1915

Date of Death – 06/08/1915

Age at Death – 18

Burial Location – Roman Catholic A-140

 

Mentioned in despatches by Sir Ian Hamilton.  Refer London Gazette 1208 dated 28/01/1916

Grave Tribute Inscription:

Mortally wounded at Lone Pine, Gallipoli; 6 August 1915
Died at sea HMAS Secilia same day.

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