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Enoch Walter RICHENS

Regimental number1229
Place of birthCootamundra, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRailway porter
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21.10
Height5' 5.5"
Weight150 lbs
Next of kinFather, George Richens, Nubba, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment dateNO ENTRY
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2265
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1915
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Ceramic', 4 May 1915 (venereal disease).
Miscellaneous detailsSee 2665 Enoch Walter RICHENS for second period of service.
SourcesNAA: B2455, RICHENS Enoch Walter

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