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Eric Ryton OLDHAM

Regimental number517
Place of birthDevonport Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCivil servant
AddressHawthorn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, Ryton Campbell Oldham, 'Chez Nous', Hildebrandt Crescent, Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date6 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name37th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 3 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 October 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death5 April 1949

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