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Regimental number1536
Place of birthNewlyn Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine driver
AddressDrysdale, Riverina, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J J Richardson, Youanmite, Victoria
Enlistment date12 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 6 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 February 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt William Caulton Richardson on NR
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialPeake Wood Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 7), Fricourt, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Alice RICHARDSON, Benalla, Victoria

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