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John Richard BOUNDEY

Regimental number2859
Place of birthOrroroo, South Australia
SchoolPublic School, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
AddressTumby Bay, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Jane Boundey, Tumby Bay, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date23 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Malwa on 27 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 31 October 1917
Place of death or woundingEgypt
Date of death31 October 1917
Age at death27
Place of burialBeersheba War Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 38), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Egypt

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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