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Richard Rupert CHAPMAN

Regimental number395
Date of birth--/10/1884
Place of birthMarulan New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStock and station agent
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs E C Chapman, 116 Albany Road, Stanmore, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 October 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A33 Ayrshire on 20 December 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Light Horse Regiment

2nd Lieutenant

Unit: 7th Light Horse Regiment
Promotion date: 22 October 1915


Unit: 7th Light Horse Regiment
Promotion date: 8 December 1915

FateReturned to Australia 27 June 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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