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Regimental number2143
Place of birthNorth Fremantle, Western Australia
SchoolState School, Cottesloe, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
AddressHarvey Street, Cottesloe, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinBrother, Harry Wharfedale Ramshaw, c/o Union Bank, Geraldton, Western Australia
Previous military service86th Infantry
Enlistment date26 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 10 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Infantry Brigade Headquarters
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied no. 3 Australian General Hospital, France.
FateDied of disease 10 December 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death25.2
Place of burialAbbeville Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row E, Grave NO. 44), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Maria RAMSHAW. Native of Cotteslow, Western Australia

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