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Richard DAVEY

Regimental number2587
Place of birthHyde Park, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressCorner of King Street And Exmouth Road, Exeter, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Davey,corner of Exeter, King Street And Exmouth Road, Exeter, South Australia
Enlistment date12 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 23 June 1915
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Distinguished Conduct Medal

'Bravery and daring at Le Barque 24-25th February 1917.'
Recommendation date: 1 March 1917

Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 140
Date: 27 August 1917

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