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Richard William RICHARDS

Regimental number3925
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLamp attendant
Address47 Merton Street, Albert Park, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs 1 Richards, 47 Merton Street, Albert Park, Victoria
Enlistment date16 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 23 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 February 1918
Date of death25 August 1959
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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