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Regimental number729
Place of birthEdingburgh, Scotland
AddressThird Street, Port Pirie West, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, David Ritchie, 2 Cambridge Gardens, Edinburgh, Scotland
Enlistment date27 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, F Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A11 Ascanius on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 15 June 1918
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot XIII, Row D, Grave No. 3), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: David and Elizabeth RITCHIE, 5 Rockville, Terrace, Bonnyrigg, Midlothian, Scotland

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