Richard John RICE

Regimental number22443
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationTimber hewer
Address2 Chippers Terrace, East Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, P Rice, 2 Chippers Terrace, East Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date1 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 23, Brigade Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/133/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)