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William RITSON

Regimental number722
Place of birthDurban South Africa
ReligionChurch of England
Address47 Station Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Lila Ritson, Estcourt, Natal, South Africa
Enlistment date30 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Machine Gun Company, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/19/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 January 1919

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