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Richard Edward EATON

Regimental number2668
Place of birthYork, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor expert
AddressGeraldton, Western Australia
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinSon, Percy George Eaton, Snowden Street, Geraldton, Western Australia
Enlistment date10 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Motor Transport Company
FateReturned to Australia 22 September 1919

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