Richard Henry CLOUGH

5th Light Horse Regiment, AIF

Corporal, Regimental No. 365.

Died of wounds, 2 June 1915, Gallipoli, Turkey.

Biographical Details

Born: abt. 1884 at Williamstown, VIC, Australia.

Father: Joseph CLOUGH

Mother: ?

Marital Status: Married.

Education: ?.

Occupation: Telephone Linesman.


Service and Enlistment Details

Enlisted on 29 October 1914 at Mackay, QLD.

Address at Enlistment: Newport Government Shops, North Williamstown, VIC.

Embarkation Details: Embarked Overseas on

21 December 1914 with 5th  Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron at Sydney, NSW on Ship H.M.A.T. A34 "Persic".

Cause of Death: Died of Wounds on 2 June 1915 while serving with 5th  Light Horse Regiment at Gallipoli, Turkey at the age of 31 years.

Burial place: No known grave

Next of Kin:  Brother, J. Clough, Neport Government Shops, North Williamstown, VIC.

Religion: Church of England.


Commemorative Details


Panel 4,  Australian War Memorial;

Lone Pine Memorial, Gallipoli, Panel No: 3;

Mackay Old Town Hall Honour Board;

Pinnacle Playhouse Honour Board.


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