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Richard Henry SANDFORD

Regimental number7072
Place of birthPlympton South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSaddler
AddressEdwardstown, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs K Sandford, Edward Street, Edwardtown, South Australia
Enlistment date24 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 738 Lance Corporal Albert William SANDFORD, 10th Bn, killed in action, 25 July 1916.

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