The AIF Project

Richard GEARY

Regimental number806
Place of birthDerby Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressBorung, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Geary, Borung, Victoria
Enlistment date12 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 September 1915
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2079 Pte Thomas Joseph GEARY, 38th Bn, returned to Australia, 4 May 1917.

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