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Richard Linton CHALLEN

Regimental number3626
Place of birthHeathcote, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDecorator
AddressSaddleworth, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs Edith Amelia Challen, Saddleworth, South Australia
Enlistment date20 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name50th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/67/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 4 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 June 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death6 January 1967

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