|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Ballarat, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||37|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Richardson, 8 Kippax Street, Surry Hills, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Now belong to N.T.M. Expedition Force, joined for six months + now is attached for duration of war from month after.|
|Place of enlistment||Rabaul, New Britain|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on
|Fate||Returned to Australia|
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Melusia', 20 September 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 30 November 1919.
Son of Henry and Phoebe Richardson. Married Emma Mary Giles on 19 June 1914.
Post World War I employment was with the New South Wales Railways as a Machine Moulder and Boiler Maker.
Also served in the Boer War.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||Rookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, RICHARDSON Walter C|