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Wilfred James RALSTON

Regimental number11890
Place of birthOaklands Junction, Victoria
SchoolToolern Vale State School, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationGroom
AddressOaklands Hunt Club, Oaklands Junction, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, D J Ralston, Oaklands Hunt Club, Oaklands Junction, Victoria
Enlistment date11 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 4, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Ammunition Column
FateDied of disease 12 July 1918
Place of death or woundingVignacourt, France
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialVignacourt British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row B, Grave No. 17), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
21
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: David and Mary RALSTON, Oaklands Junction, Melbourne

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