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Percy Richmond CAESAR

Regimental number3051
Place of birthFremantle, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngineer
Address183 Queen Victoria Street, Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Height5' 8"
Weight147 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs L Caesar, 183 Queen Victoria Street, Fremantle, Western Australia
Previous military serviceServed for 2.5 years in the 11th Infantry; 1 year in the 86th Infantry, Citizen Military Forces; 1 year in the Australian Garrison Artillery; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.
Enlistment date24 August 1914
Place of enlistmentBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column (Sept-Oct 1914)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board Transport A7 Medic on 2 November 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
FateReturned to Australia 3 December 1918
Discharge date23 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3764 Corporal Henry William CAESAR, 51st Bn, returned to Australia, 28 February 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, CAESAR Percy Richmond

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