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Ralph WILLS

Regimental number1534
Place of birthChristchurch New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPainter
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Wills, Fowke Street, Richmond, Christchurch, New Zealand
Enlistment date23 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 11 February 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1634
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 30 June 1917
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialBailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row D, Grave No. 140), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
71
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Margaret and the late John WILLS, Christchurch, New Zealand. Regimental Number given as 1634 on Cemetery Record.

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