The AIF Project


Regimental number8052
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
AddressSalt Water River, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, J E Richardson, Salt Water River, Tasmania
Enlistment date6 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 27th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 28 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot VII, Row E, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Ellen RICHARDSON
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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