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Regimental number639
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressNilma, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinWife, Mrs Isabella Richards, Nilma PO, Nilma, Victoria
Enlistment date31 January 1917
Rank on enlistment2nd Corporal
Unit nameRailway Unit, Section 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number15/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 19 February 1917
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Railway Operating Company
FateReturned to Australia 15 April 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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