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Richard William NEWPORT

Regimental number3215
Place of birthYork Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressMoore Street, Kellerberrin, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Ann Woods, Moore Street, Kellerberrin, Western Australia
Enlistment date9 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 18 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 3 September 1919
Date of death24 May 1957
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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