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Number Private 624

Battalion 1st Field Artillery

Place of Birth Templestowe

Next of Kin His father W Richardson Malvern Rd
East Malvern. Formally of Mardan

Date and place of enlistment Sydney 4/9/1914

Physical details on enlistment Age 22 years and 4 months,
5'7", 10 stone, brown eyes and brown hair.

Religion Church of England

Occupation Bushman

Date and place of death

He was killed in action on 28/7/18

Location of grave or memorial

He was buried in Querrieu British Cemetery France

Relationship to Woorayl Shire

He was from the Mardan area

Military History

4/9/14 He enlisted in Sydney
18/10/14 He embarked Sydney on A8 Argyllshire
He disembarked Suez
1/7/15 He transferred to the 3rd Infantry Battalion at Tel �el-Kebir and then on same date to the 1st Field Artillery at Anzac
10/8/15 He was in hospital in Alexandria
28/7/18 he was killed in action
He was the brother of Frank Richardson
Eric Barclay Richardson was the name given by his brother Hugh when applying for the Gallipoli medal



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