Frank enlisted on 21 Jan 1941 and was a member of the First Reinforcements but did not sail with them.. He came to Timor aboard the HMAS "VOYAGER" and joined the unit as a Private on 23 Sept 1942. He served in No 4 Section, "B" Platoon and after the campaign on Timor, he embarked with the unit, for Australia aboard the Royal Dutch destroyer “Tjerk Hides” on 16 Dec 1942.
Frank did not re-join the unit after return to Australia. He was discharged in absentia on 20 Jun 1946.
On 22 Jun 1950 he was serving with the United States Army Air Force in the UK as an American Citizen.
Edited by Peter Epps