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Reuben RICHARDS

Regimental number4282
Place of birthYarraville Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressPost Office, Coolgardie, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinBrother, M A Richards, C/o Gasworks, Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date20 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 January 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll4282A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 November 1917
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot LVII, Row B, Grave No. 20), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
63
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred and Cecilia RICHARDS. Native of Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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