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Richard Sydney FAIRBURN

Regimental number29270
Place of birthEastwood New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationProduce merchant
AddressWentworth Street, Eastwood, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, F W Fairburn, Wentworth Street, Eastwood, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 117
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/136/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 2 January 1919

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