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Regimental number7289
Place of birthInnerleithen, Scotland
SchoolInnerleithen Public School, Scotland
Age on arrival in Australia21
AddressAdelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinBrother, J Ramsay, Lanark Street, Mossgiel, New Zealand
Enlistment date23 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 23 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 July 1918
Place of death or woundingMerris, France
Age at death30
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialBorre British Cemetery (Plot II, Row E, Grave No. 29), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Andrew and Christina RAMSAY. Native of Innerleithen, Peeblesshire, Scotland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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