Regimental number17397
Place of birthBalmain New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFitter and turner
AddressRozelle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Charles Richards, Tarana, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameFebruary 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A46 Clan Mcgillivray on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 1 August 1919
Date of death25 August 1967
Place of burialNorthern Suburbs Crematorium