|NAME||James Richard Shephard|
|BORN||1865 Christchurch New Zealand|
|DIED||1944 Newcastle District|
|MILITARY SERIAL NO.||10023|
|UNIT||9th F.C. Engineers|
|ENLISTED||Newcastle 13 May 1916|
|DISCHARGED||Sydney 18 April 1919|
James Shephard obtained the block on Hillview Soldier Settlement – No. 343 – in the County of Cumberland, Parish of St Luke, Parramatta Land District. It consisted of eleven acres. He undertook training at Grantham before taking up the block at Hillview on 17 May 1920.
 SRNSW: Lands Department; NRS 8058, Returned Soldiers loan files; [12/7052 ? ] James Richard Shephard, Approval to join Group Settlement at Hillview 17 may 1920.
Sources used to compile this entry:
State Records of NSW: Lands Department; NRS 8058, Returned Soldiers loan files; [12/7052 ? ] James Richard Shephard.
National Archives of Australia: B2455, First Australian Imperial Force Personnel Dossiers (James Richard Shephard) online: http://recordsearch.naa.gov.au/scripts/Imagine.asp?B=8080987