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Henry RICKARD

Regimental number1291
Place of birthPortland, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressEdin Park, Whittlesea, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 10.25"
Weight147 lbs
Next of kinAunt, M. Rickard, Eden Park, Whittlesea, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date17 December 1914
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, F Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 30 June 1918
Discharge date8 October 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Discharged (wounded: left leg amputated), Melbourne, 8 October 1918.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSurname entered incorrectly on Embarkation Roll as RICHARD.
SourcesNAA: B2455, RICKARD Henry

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