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Eric Richmond JURD

Regimental number6614
Place of birthEmpire Vale, New South Wales
SchoolTingoora and Empire Vale Public Schools, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationClerk
AddressTingoora, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Jurd, Tingoora, Queensland
Enlistment date31 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 21 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateDied of disease 13 November 1918
Place of death or woundingAbbeville, France
Age at death20.3
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialAbbeville Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row C, Grave No. 25), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
56
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Ada JURD, Tingoora, Queensland, Native of Empire Vale, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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