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Ronald Tasman FLETCHER

Regimental number60339
Date of birth10 November 1883
Place of birthLaunceston, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFisherman
AddressSt Helens, Tasmania
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Height5' 2"
Weight116 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs A Fletcher, St Helens, Tasmania
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date15 March 1918
Place of enlistmentSt Marys, Tasmania
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameNew South Wales Reinforcement 16
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/6
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 4 September 1918
Regimental number from Nominal Roll56537
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1919
Other details

War service: embarked Sydney, 4 September 1918; disembarked London, England, 14 November 1918, and marched into 5th Training Bn, Fovant.

Allotted to Reinforcements, 1st Bn, 14 November 1918.

Admitted to Hurdcott Hospital, 19 November 1918; marched into 5th Training Bn from hospital, 24 November 1918.

Proceeded overseas to France, 22 January 1919.

Marched out to England for return to Australia, 6 June 1919; marched into No 1 Group, Sutton Veny, 7 June 1919.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Ulysses', 22 July 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 2 September 1919; discharged, 25 September 1919.

Medal: British War Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, FLETCHER Ronald Tasman

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