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Richard Henry Thomas BARUNGA

Regimental number56165
Place of birthBalaklava, South Australia
ReligionChurch of Christ
OccupationLabourer
AddressBalaklava, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Barunga, Balaklava, South Australia
Enlistment date12 October 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1 to 6 (SA) Reinforcements (May-Oct 1918)
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 23 July 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Service Corps
FateReturned to Australia 13 July 1919
Other details

War service: England

Medal: British War Medal
Date of death9 November 1986
Age at death91
Place of burialWallaroo Cemetery, South Australia

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