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Richard George WESTBURY

Regimental number2630
Date of birth13 July 1899
Place of birthQuenington, Gloucestershire, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRope maker
Address78 Randwick Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Westbury, 30 Great Barrington Street near Burford, Oxfordshire, England
Enlistment date16 April 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Canberra on 16 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 17 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Ernest and Mary Ann WESTBURY
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1931
Age at death32
Place of burialGlen Innes, New South Wales

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