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William James RITCHIE

Regimental number6461
Place of birthCobram Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressCobram, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinSister, Miss Nellie Ritchie, Cobram, Victoria
Enlistment date16 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 July 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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