Frank was an original member of the unit, embarking aboard “S.S. ZEALANDIA” on 8 Dec 1941 for Timor as a Private in No 1 Section, “A” Platoon. After the campaign on Timor, he embarked with the unit, for Australia aboard the Royal Dutch destroyer “Tjerk Hiddes” on 11 Dec 1942.
After leave and reorganization he embarked with the unit for New Guinea as a Trooper in No 1 Section, “A” Troop aboard S.S. “DUNTROON” on 17 Jun 1943. He was promoted to Corporal on New Guinea and returned to Australia with the unit aboard “TAROONA” on 3 Sept 1944.
After FURTHER leave and reorganization, he embarked for New Britain aboard “TAROONA” on 9 Apr 1945 with the unit as a Lance Sergeant in Headquarters Group.
He was discharged on 14 Feb 1946.
Edited by Peter Epps