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James RIDDELL

Regimental number185
Place of birthHuntly, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMason
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Riddell, 54 King Street, Huntley, Scotland
Enlistment date18 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Imperial Camel Brigade
FateAccidentally drowned 2 December 1917
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialIsmailia War Memorial Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 37), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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