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Regimental number1153
Place of birthPortland Victoria
OccupationBoot salesman
AddressHenty Street, Casterton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinG C Lear, Henty Street, Casterton, Victoria
Enlistment date21 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name23rd Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 February 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Stated to be Richard Henry Lear on NR
Date of death4 July 1968
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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