The AIF Project


Regimental number1574
Place of birthBringelly New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
Address'Hazeldene', Winigell, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinSister, Miss Mary Alice Richmond, 'Hazeldene', Winigell, New South Wales
Enlistment date30 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Hawkes Bay on 23 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Regiment
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Distinguished Conduct Medal

Refers October-December 1917

Distinguished Conduct Medal

Recommendation date: 15 April 1918

FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Stated to be David Tully Richmond on NR.

Distinguished Conduct Medal

'For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. During recent operations covering a period of three months he has performed consistent good work, and has rendered valuable and efficient service. He has displayed the most commendable devotion to duty.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 150
Date: 24 September 1918

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