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James RIDLEY

Regimental number507
Place of birthSt Marys England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSteward
Address28 Motherwell Street, Hawksburn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Ridley, 30 Clarence Road, Eastbourne East, England
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, F Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A3 Orvieto on 21 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 08-12 May 1915
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialNo Known Grave
Commemoration detailsHelles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
45
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Rose RIDLEY, 42 Desmond Road, Eastbourne, Sussex, England

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