|Place of birth||Wollongong, New South Wales|
|Address||Eastern Dorrigo, North Coast, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||24|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs A J Ronson, Eastern Dorrigo, North Coast, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||1st Battalion, 10th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/18/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||53rd Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Age at death from cemetery records||24|
|Place of burial||Fromelles (Pheasant Wood) Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row F, Grave No 2) , France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: John and Anne RONSON|
|Family/military connections||Brothers: 3204 Pte Joseph RONSON, 25th Bn, killed in action, 29 July 1916; 3203 Pte Robert RONSON, 26th Bn, returned to Australia, 15 May 1919.|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Taken on strength, 1st Bn, Tel el Kebir, 6 January 1916.
Transferred to 53rd Bn, 13 February 1916; taken on strength, 14 February 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 19 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 28 June 1916.
Killed in action, 19 July 1916.
Originally listed as 'No Known Grave' and commemorated at V.C. Corner (Panel No 9), Australian Cemetery, Fromelles; subsequently (2010) identified, and interred in the Fromelles (Pheasant Wood) Military Cemetery, France.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, RONSON William|