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Herbert Polkinghorn RICHARDS

Regimental number2431
Place of birthTorpoint England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressZillmere, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Richards, Modbury, Devon, England
Enlistment date1 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollTrooper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt Herbert Polkinghorne Richards on NR

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