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John Hampton RILEY

Regimental number7541
Place of birthStewarts Brook New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBush laborer
AddressRibbonwood, Stewart's Brook, via Scone, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Mr C Riley, Ribbonwood, Stewart's Brook, via Scone, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 May 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 31 October 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2126 Lance Corporal James Percy RILEY, 35th Bn, died of wounds, 11 September 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death12 June 1969

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