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Richard Edward BURNETT

Regimental number6965
Place of birthTiverton England
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o F H Piesse, Katanning, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Annie Elizabeth Burnett, Jam Tree Valley, Cartmetgup via Katanning, Western Australia
Enlistment date9 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Date of death14 August 1949

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