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Richmond Charles SAWKINS

Regimental number2389
Place of birthMuswellbrook New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressSydney Street, Muswellbrook, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lucy Hassell, Sydney Street, Muswellbrook, New South Wales
Previous military service14th Infantry
Enlistment date25 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A56 Palermo on 18 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Squadron Engineers, A Mounted Division
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919

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