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Richard Alfred JONES

Regimental number2542
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGalvaniser
Address3 Avenue Road, Glebe Point, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs Gwendoline Grace Jones, Old Centerbury Road, Lewisham, New South Wales
Enlistment date30 April 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 22nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 2 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 29 April 1919
Date of death21 May 1949
Place of burialBoxhill Cemetery

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