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Ronald Allen WATT

Regimental number1660
Place of birthParramatta, New South Wales
SchoolParramatta Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSchool teacher
AddressGPO, North Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, George Watt, Public Works, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date7 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 11 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 19 May 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death19 May 1915
Age at death21.10
Place of burialParade Ground Cemetery (Row D, Grave 10), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
38
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Ada Rosalie WATT.
Family/military connectionsCousin: Reginald Wholohan, 19th Battalion, killed in France.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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