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Nathaniel George RICHARDSON

Regimental number244
Place of birthSpalding, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressCanowie Belt via Yarcowie, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21.4
Height5' 3.5"
Weight143 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Richardson, Canowie Belt via Yarcowie, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date24 May 1915
Place of enlistmentKeswick, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 18 November 1915
The 32nd Bn (Headquarters, Signallers, A, B, C, and D Companies) embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on two ships, HMAT A2 'Geelong', on 18 November 1915, and HMAT A13 'Katuna', on 24 November 1915. The Embarkation Roll does not distinguish between these ships, and it is therefore not possible from the Embarkation Roll to ascertain on which ship an individual embarked.
Regimental number from Nominal Roll244A
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Discharge date20 July 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Comenced return to Australia on board HT 'Wyreema', 13 April 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 20 July 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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