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William RICHES

Regimental number37450
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address'Essex', Laycock Street, Neutral Bay, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs Alice Jane Knox Riches, 'Essex', Laycock Street, Neutral Bay, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date31 December 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 30
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 5 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 6 September 1919
Date of death26 November 1959
Place of burialNudgee Cemetery

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