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John Ernest RICHARDS

Regimental number2216
Place of birthBalranald New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressVictoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Maria Pearce, Balranald, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 16 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 26 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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