William Edmund (Billy) RICHARDS

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RICHARDS, William Edmund

Service Number: 19132
Enlisted: 30 December 1915, Sydney, New South Wales
Last Rank: Bombardier
Last Unit: 7th Field Artillery Brigade
Born: Sydney, New South Wales, 14 December 1883
Home Town: Homebush, Strathfield, New South Wales
Schooling: Kings School, Parramatta
Occupation: Station Manager
Died: Killed in Action, Ploegsteert wood, Belgium, 24 June 1917, aged 33 years
Cemetery: Strand Military Cemetery
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World War 1 Service

30 Dec 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 19132, 7th Field Artillery Brigade, Sydney, New South Wales
11 May 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Gunner, SN 19132, 7th Field Artillery Brigade, HMAT Argyllshire, Sydney
11 May 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Gunner, SN 19132, 7th Field Artillery Brigade, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
24 Jun 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Bombardier, SN 19132, 7th Field Artillery Brigade

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