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Richard Thomas FOSTER

Regimental number5017
Place of birthHull England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressCentral Bucca, South Grafton, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinFather, R Foster, Central Bucca, South Grafton, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A31 Ajana on 5 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 February 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death26 November 1961

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