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Richard James LEVERTON

Regimental number7499
Place of birthChristchurch New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSoldier
AddressSt Leonards, New South Wales
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinDaughter, Miss M E A Leverton, 148 Blues Point Road, North Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date26 March 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 November 1917
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name4th Battalion, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 31 October 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 6 June 1918
Place of burialWimereux Communal Cemetery (Plot XI, Row H, Grave No. 2A), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
41
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of William LEVERTON. Native of Lyttleton, New Zealand
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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