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Richard George JACKLYN

Regimental number39309
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressChermside, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 7"
Weight130 lbs
Next of kinFather, J H Jacklyn, Chermside, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed for 4 years in Senior Cadets; 2 years in 9th Infantry, Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date17 December 1917
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 34
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Port Darwin on 30 April 1918
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 12 July 1919
Discharge date12 September 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 21238 Driver Clifford John JACKLYN, 3rd Divisional Ammunition Column, returned to Australia, 4 June 1919; 7304 Gunner Jack Mainwaring JACKLYN, 5th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 16 October 1916.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, JACKLYN Richard George

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