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Charles Hoskins Richards

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Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 613 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 613 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Charles Hoskins AWMM
  • Surname
    Richards AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Charles Hoskin Richards AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/181 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    12 June 1892 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Morrison's Bush, Greytown, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    W.A. Richards, 45 Bradshaw Street, Ballarat East, Victoria, Australia AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/181 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM WellingtonNew Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    2 August 1917 AWMMKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    Court of Inquiry finding of killed in action in the field. (Military Personnel file) AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Charles Richards was the son of Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Richards, of 45 Bradshaw St., Ballarat East, Victoria, Australia.

    Rank last held was listed as Temporary Corporal AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    2 August 1917 AWMM
    La Basse-VilleYpres AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Messines Ridge (New Zealand) Memorial, Messines Ridge British Cemetery, Belgium AWMM

Roll of Honour

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Leave a note

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  • Charles was one of nine children and his sister Ruby was the 2nd wife of my grandfather. His service and sacrifice is remembered by all.
    Public - RON - Other relative - 23 July 2016
    Report 

Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
23 July 2016RONWarragul, Victoria, AustraliaOther relative
02 March 2015KeithNew ZealandOther

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