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William John RICHARDSON

Regimental number3493
Place of birthBonang Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressStanley Street, Orbost, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emily Esther Richardson, Stanley Street, Orbost, Victoria
Enlistment date25 March 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 October 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 30th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 2 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Date of death24 December 1985
Place of burialCanowindra Cemetery

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