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Charles Frederick Walter RATCLIFFE

Regimental number4218
Place of birthLambeth, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationInsurance agent
Address'Rodondo', Judd Street, Banksia, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Height5' 8"
Weight130 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs L N Ratcliffe, 'Rodondo', Judd Street, Banksia, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date11 November 1915
Place of enlistmentCasula, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentActing Corporal
Unit name19th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 11 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal RollArmy Corps Section
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Caroline RATCLIFF
Discharge date26 July 1919
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Armagh', 5 April 1919; disembarked Sydney, 16 May 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Perth, 26 July 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death11 November 1930
Age at death44
Place of burialWoodanilling Cemetery, Western Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, RATCLIFFE Charles Frederick Walter

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