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Richard JONES

Regimental number2491
Place of birthPembroke, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStorekeeper
AddressTriabunna, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, F J Jones, Triabunna, Tasmania
Enlistment date21 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT Ballarat on 9 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Hobart Garden of Remembrance
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death25 April 1949

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