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Charles Frederick RICHARDS

Regimental number3600
Place of birthFootscray Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
Address76 Stawell Street, Burnley, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinSister, Miss L Richards, 76 Stawell Street, Burnley, Victoria
Enlistment date20 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death9 February 1972

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