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Richard Henry WINSLETT

Regimental number1672
Place of birthAdelong New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressAdelong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Samuel Winslett, Adelong, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollTrooper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 19 April 1917
Place of burialGaza War Cemetery (Plot XII, Row D, Grave No. 3), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
10
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Samuel and Emily WINSLETT
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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