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Harrold RICHES

Regimental number7381
Place of birthHamley Bridge South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMiner
AddressPeake, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, W A Riches, Peake, South Australia
Enlistment date21 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 23 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 7382 Pte Leonard William RICHES, 10th Bn, died of wounds, 25 April 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death31 December 1966

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