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Augustus RICKARD

Regimental number1281
Place of birthCastlemaine Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBootmaker
Address49 Luscombe Street, East Brunswick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Rickard, 49 Luscombe Street, East Brunswick, Victoria
Enlistment date16 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 June 1917
Place of burialBethlehem Farm West Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 22), Messines, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
130
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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