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Henry Harold RICHARDS

Regimental number29774
Place of birthYinnar Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressCranbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, T W Richards, Cranbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date18 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 119
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/136/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 3 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Stated to be Harold Henry Richards on NR
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 23
Date: 12 February 1919

Family/military connectionsBrother: 22971 Bombardier Hamilton RICHARDS, 8th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 23 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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