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Richard FOGGO

Regimental number2810
Place of birthPortobello, Scotland
SchoolUnknown
Age on arrival in Australia23
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBaker
AddressSwanreach, River Murray, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs Elizabeth B Foggo, Swanreach, River Murray, South Australia
Previous military service5 years in the Territorials in Scotland.
Enlistment date11 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 16 December 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2810B
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularBuried in Longuenesse, St Omer, Souvenir Cemetery.
FateDied of wounds 30 July 1918
Age at death30
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialLonguenesse (St. Omer) Souvenir Cemetery (Plot V, Row D, Grave No. 18), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
65
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Marion FOGGO; husband of Elizabeth B. FOGGO, Swan Reach, Murray River, South Australia. Native of Scotland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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