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Regimental number17792
Place of birthTanniesmas Scotland
AddressWilliamstown, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinFather, John Richardson, St Michael Street, Dumfries, Scotland
Enlistment date20 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameMarch 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Company Engineers
FateDied of wounds 10 October 1918
Age at death from cemetery records39
Place of burialTincourt New British Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row B, Grave No. 12), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Agnes RICHARDSON, 106 St Michael Street, Dumfries, Scotland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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