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Horace Richard CHATFIELD

Regimental number19966
Place of birthPerth, Western Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCarpenter
AddressCaversham, via Guildford, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, F T Chafield, Caversham, via Guildford, Western Australia
Previous military service13th Field Company Army Engineers
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 8, Battery 31
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 10 December 1918
Date of death7 January 1964
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery

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