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Thomas Leslie RICHARDSON

Regimental number8064
Place of birthNorwood South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address365 Mueller Road, Subiaco, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Louisa Richardson, 365 Mueller Road, Subiaco, Western Australia
Enlistment date7 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 6, Battery 16
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Distinguished Conduct Medal


Altered to Military Medal.
Recommendation date: 19 April 1917

FateReturned to Australia 28 February 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 174
Date: 11 October 1917

Family/military connectionsBrother: 1778 Sergeant George RICHARDSON, 13th Light Trench Mortar Battery, returned to Australia, 28 February 1919.

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