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Albert Ernest RALSTON

Regimental number5604
Place of birthNorthcote Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFrench polisher
AddressSouth Preston, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs A Ralston, 57 High Street, South Preston, Victoria
Enlistment date18 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameTunnelling Companies, October 1916, Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal RollTunnelling Companies
FateReturned to Australia 11 January 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death15 September 1959

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