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James Edward RICHARDSON

Regimental number6784
Place of birthPerth Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHospital orderly
AddressPerth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Elizabeth Richardson, 240 Wellington Street, Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date11 May 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 29 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 22 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records18
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot VII, Row A, Grave No. 15), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
81
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Ellen RICHARDSON, Zoo Gardens, South Perth, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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