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William RICHARDS

Regimental number5453
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressCollie Crescent, West Brunswick,Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinWife, Mrs Elsie Denham Richards, Collie Crescent, West Brunswick,Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date20 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name5th Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/24/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 17 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917

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