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Richard Henry ROW

Regimental number3617
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressGlanville, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 8"
Weight126 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs L B M Row, Carlisle Street, Glanville, South Australia
Previous military service5 years R.A.N.R. transference to Citizen Firces 75th. Still Serving
Enlistment date27 November 1916
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/17/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 10 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 December 1918
Discharge date28 May 1919
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Nestor', 12 December 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 1 February 1919, for onward travel to Adelaide; discharged (medically unfit), Adelaide, 28 May 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death20 February 1924
Age at death27
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (6 East 9), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, ROW Richard Henry

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