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John Launcelot RICHARDSON

Regimental number668
Other NamesJohn Lancelot
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressMonreith, Princess Street, Ashfield, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, John Smyth Richardson, Monreith, Princess Street, Ashfield, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name17th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 31 August 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 5684 Pte Leslie Norman RICHARDSON, 17th Bn, returned to Australia, 2 March 1919.
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Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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