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Private 2652 Frederick Alexander RICHTER

Born: 1893. Leichardt, New South Wales, Australia. NSW Birth Cert:19382/1893.

Married: 29th March 1919. Winchester, Southampton, England. Marriage Cert:ME7748.

Wife: Ellen Richter. nee: Hayward.

Died: 1953. Hurstville, New South Wales, Australia. Death Cert:20418/1953.

Father: James Frederick Guthrey Richter. (18..-1961)

Mother: Mary Ellen Richter. nee: Hilder. (1873-1950)


Frederick Alexander Richter enlisted with the 6th reinforcements 35th Battalion on the 16th of September 1916. Frederick left Sydney on board HMAT A11 "Ascanius" on the 25th of October 1916.

He returned to Australia on the 8th of May 1919 on board the "Katoomba" with his wife Ellen.

Fredericks British War Medal:59189 and Victory Medal:57399 to Pte 2652 F.A.RICHTER. 35BN. AIF were acquired in 2003 are now in the collection.

Family Information

Frederick was a carpenter from Fullerton Cove, Stockton upon enlistment. His father James Frederick Guthrey Richter was Inspector of Railways and his wife Ellen was serving with the W.R.A.F when she married Frederick in 1919. His parents James and Mary Richter were married in 1891 at Petersham, N.S.W. Marriage Cert:6677/1891 and had 4 children. Florence Richter born 1892 at Leichardt, N.S.W. Birth Cert:19093/1892. Frederick Alexander Richter born 1893 at Leichardt, N.S.W. Birth Cert:19382/1893 and die in 1983 at Hurstville, N.S.W. Death Cert:20418/1953. Nellie M Richter born 1901 at Petersham, N.S.W. Birth Cert:6587/1901. Edna F Richter born 1907 at Junee, N.S.W. Birth Cert:36192/1907 and died at Junee, N.S.W. Death Cert:1779/1908.

Military Records

(Australian National Archives)

Under Construction. 10/05/2003-27/09/2009.

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