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William John RITCHIE

Regimental number1039
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressHarris Street, Harris Park, Parramatta, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ritchie, Harris Street, Harris Park, Parramatta, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A66 Uganda on 15 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 2 September 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death6 March 1969

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