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Walter RICHARDSON

Regimental number2709
Place of birthWorboys England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSoldier
AddressTownsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinFather, Thomas Richardson, Torrians Avenue, London NW, England
Enlistment date2 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 October 1917
Place of burialPasschendaele New British Cemetery (Plot XIV, Row A, Grave No. 9), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
144
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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