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Percy Roland RICHARDSON

Regimental number5187
Place of birthRichmond New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressVictoria Parade, Punchbowl, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, T Richardson, Wyndham Street, Alexandria, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll54th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 15 August 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt Percy Rowland Richardson on NR
Place of burial"Y" Farm Military Cemetery (Row F, Grave No. 8), Bois-Grenier, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
159
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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