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Ernest RICHARDS

Regimental number3418
Place of birthLiverpool New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMill hand
AddressWellington Mill, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinBrother, J Richards, Big Brook via Manjimup, Western Australia
Enlistment date20 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/17/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 January 1919

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