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Robert Charles Fryer RITCHIE

Regimental number1900
Place of birthMoss Vale New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressNimbin via Lismore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Robert Ritchie, Nimbin via Lismore, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 16 August 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1900B
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1901 Pte William Roy RITCHIE, 42nd Bn, returned to Australia, 26 July 1919.

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