honor role

Hopkins, Frank Raymond

3118 L/Sgt 4th Pioneer Bn.

Born Wallaroo, Sth Aust. Congregational.  Enlisted 5 July 1915 age 22, labourer.  Nok in 1915 father, Henry Hopkins of  Hubble St, East Fremantle.  Embarked at Fremantle 13 October 1915 per A32 Themistocles.  Served in France 1916-1919 and accidental wounded on 17 June 1918 while using a bayonet to extract a nail from his boot, he slipped and punctured his leg. .  On 17 May 1918 he married Florence Beatrice (Hopkins) in London. RTA June 1919.  Service medals: 1914-1915 Star, BWM and VM