The AIF Project

Richard FINLAY

Regimental number2265
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressCanon Street, Wallaroo, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Elizabeth Finlay, Canon Street, Wallaroo, South Australia
Enlistment date25 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 28 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollTrooper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Squadron Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 26 July 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death16 September 1972
Age at death84
Place of burialWallaroo Cemetery, South Australia

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