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Richard Thomas AIKEN

Regimental number2006
Place of birthMurrumburrah New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStockman
AddressEmerald, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinSister, Mrs Grace Ord, Abc Bank, Lismore, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Light Horse Regiment, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/16/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A65 Clan Macewan on 9 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 19 January 1919
Other details

War service: Middle East

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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