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Montray Frederick Richardson BUNBURY

Regimental number7219
Place of birthBusselton, Western Australia
SchoolPerth High School, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner and prospector
AddressPerth, Western Australia
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinBrother, E E Bunbury, Busselton, Western Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date18 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT Miltiades on 29 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateDied at sea 19 March 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Montray Frederick
Place of death or woundingAt sea
Age at death50
Place of burialAt Sea
Commemoration detailsHollybrook Memorial, Southampton, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
RICHARDSON-BUNBURY, Montray Frederick the true name. See AWM file 746/3/1 letter dated 10/2/1961 re: casting of name could not be accommodated in one line it was decided in consultation with architects that the initial "F" should be deleted
Other detailsMedal: British War Medal

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