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Richard Cecil CHAWNER

Regimental number46
Place of birthBallam England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMechanic
AddressUlverstone West, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Chawner, Ulverstone West, Tasmania
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, Machine Gun Section
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 August 1916
Other details

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

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