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Richard Rupert CARNEY

Regimental number3293
Place of birthTumut, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMetallic packingmaker
Address5 Henry Street, Lewisham, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Joseph J Carney, 5 Henry Street, Lewisham, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 13 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 26 September 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Teresa CARNEY. Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death15 October 1935
Age at death35
Place of burialNorthern Suburbs Crematorium, New South Wales

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