The AIF Project

Richard Downing GLASS

Regimental number3394
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationForeman
AddressWindsor, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Glass, 170 Peel Street, Windsor, Victoria
Enlistment date13 April 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 16 July 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 December 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2184 Pte GLASS, 57th Bn, returned to Australia, 10 September 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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