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Richard ROGERS

Regimental number820
Place of birthNewport, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
Address22 Felbridge Road, Seven Kings, Essex, England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, S Rogers, 22 Felbridge Road, Seven Kings, Essex, England
Enlistment date30 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Field Ambulance
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/41/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A51 Chilka on 2 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 2 November 1917
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialBeersheba War Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 54), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Stanford and Charlotte ROGERS, 22 Felbrigge Road, Seven Kings, Essex, England. Native of London, England
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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