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Arthur Roland RALPH

Regimental number3370
Place of birthToodyay, Western Australia
Place of birthToodgay, Western Australia
SchoolState Schools, Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressNortham, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Flora Forward, Seabrook via Northam, Western Australia
Previous military serviceServed in CAdets.
Enlistment date2 April 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, 28th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 22 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of disease 13 May 1918
Place of death or woundingKubri, Eastern Suez
Age at death21.5
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialSuez War Memorial Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 52), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
10
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Flora RALPH, "Stoneleigh", Northam, Western Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother: wounded Gallipoli, MM at Battle of Beersheba.

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