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Eric Goodwin RIDDETT

Regimental number38
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationTelephone mechanic
AddressRainbow Street, South Kensington, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Riddett, Rainbow Street, South Kensington, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Postal Corps
FateReturned to Australia 21 August 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death20 March 1985

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