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Arthur Robert RICHARDSON

Regimental number2713
Place of birthBattersea England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStoreman
AddressAlexander Street, West Leederville, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary Ann Richardson, Alexander Street, West Leederville, Western Australia
Enlistment date19 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name51st Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/68/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 10 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 28 January 1917
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialGuards' Cemetery (Plot IV, Row N, Grave No. 5), Lesboeufs, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
153
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Annie Esther RICHARDSON, Alexander Sttreet, Leederville, Western Australia; husband of the late A.M.A. RICHARDSON. Native of England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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