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Richard Henry  Clough

Name on Board RF Clough
Name on Service
Richard Henry   Clough
Enlistment Age 30
Occupation Telephone Linesman
Place of Birth Williamstown, Vic
Next of Kin Joseph Clough
Address Newport Government Workshops, North Williamstown
Marital Status S
Enlistment Date 29/10/1914
Service No. 365
Enlistment Place Mackay, Qld
Embarkation Place Sydney
Embarkation Date 21/12/1914
Embarkation Ship A34 Persic
Unit on Embarkation 5th Australian Light Horse Regiment
Date of Death 2/06/1915
Unit on Death 5th Australian Light Horse Regiment
Rank on Death Corporal
Cause of Death Died of wounds
Place of Wounding/
Died on board HMT Gascon and buried at sea 3 miles off Gaba Tepe
Cemetery or Memorial Lone Pine Memorial, Gallipoli Peninsula, Canakkale Province, Turkey
Additional Information Richard Clough sailed with the Second Convoy of 19 ships which departed from Albany, Western Australia on 31 December 1914. Corporal Clough's name appears on the Mackay Old Town Hall Honour Board and the Pinnacle Playhouse Honour Board. Sister: Mrs W Orchard of 20 Thomas St, North Willliamstown.
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