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William Ernest RICHTER

Regimental number2769
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressGloucestershire, Norwood, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinMother, Mrs Albertine S Richards, Gloucestershire, Norwood, South Australia
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 April 1919
Other detailsWar service: Egypt, Western Front. No known next of kin at time of death; resident of Salvation Army Home, Whitmore Square, Adelaide, South Australia.
Date of death7 March 1945
Age at death67
Place of burialAIF Cemetery, West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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