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Francis Christopher RIBE

Regimental number7193
Place of birthCampbells Bridge Victoria
ReligionFreethinker
OccupationEngine driver
AddressBanjup Siding, Jandakot Railway, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Frederick Ribe, Banjup Siding, Jandakot Railway, Western Australia
Enlistment date25 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name4th Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/23/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Date of death7 July 1955
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery

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