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Douglas Stuart RITCHIE

Regimental number34063
Place of birthCarlton Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationStudent
Address'Carron', Upper Heidelberg Road, Ivanhoe, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Thomas Ritchie, 'Carron', Upper Heidelberg, Ivanhoe, Victoria
Enlistment date15 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, March 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Army
FateReturned to Australia 28 February 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death4 November 1965

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