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John RIDD

Regimental number581
Place of birthAllendale Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressWal Wal, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Louisa Ridd, Wal Wal, Victoria
Enlistment date25 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death12 February 1957
Age at death64
Place of burialStawell Cemetery, Victoria

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