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Town Hall, 333 Bay Street, Port Melbourne
Town Hall, 333 Bay Street, Port Melbourne

Wadden, Richard James (3401)

Place of Birth: Sydney, NSW

Age: 21 years 10 months

Enlistment Details: Saturday, 25 August 1917 – Port Melbourne, VIC

Service Number: 3401            view online service record

5 McCallum Place
South Melbourne, VIC

Next of Kin:
Margaret Wadden (mother)
5 McCallum Place
South Melbourne, VIC

Embarkation Details:
Date: Saturday, 2 February 1918
Ship: HMAT Wiltshire A18
Port: Sydney, NSW
Unit: 39th Infantry Battalion – 8th Reinforcements

RTA: Wednesday, 4 December 1918
Discharged: Thursday, 30 January 1919

McCallum Place was close to the intersection of Market and Clarendon Streets.

1918 ‘SOLDIER OBSTRUCTS POLICE.’, Port Melbourne Standard (Vic. : 1914 – 1920), 12 January, p. 1. , viewed 12 Dec 2017,

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