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William RIDGE

Regimental number6875
Place of birthBarnstaple England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressMonteith, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs L M Ridge, Monteith, South Australia
Enlistment date10 July 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 October 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death14 July 1950

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