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Richard Leslie PENROSE

Regimental number9660
Place of birthMoonta Mines South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCarpenter
AddressAdelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Ann Penrose, Desqumarez Street, Kensington, South Australia
Enlistment date10 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name11th Field Company Engineers, Section 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Outer Harbour, Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 31 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 10 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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