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Regimental number5605
Place of birthBoolaroo New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressYoung, Wallsend via Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Ranger, Young, Wallsend via Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date31 May 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 Roll1st Tunnelling Company
FateKilled in Action 25 April 1917
Age at death from cemetery records18
Place of burialRailway Dugouts Burial Ground (Transport Farm) (Plot IV, Row C, Grave No. 12), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Sarah RANGER, Young Wallsend, New South Wales

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