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William RIDGE

Regimental number2195
Place of birthStoke On Trent England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine driver
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Ridge, 11 Cross Street, Stoke on Trent, England
Enlistment date8 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT Karoola on 16 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 06-9 August 1915
Date of death7 August 1915
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialLone Pine Cemetery (Special Memorial Row C, Grave No. 127), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
34
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mary RIDGE, 11 Cross Street, Stoke-on-Trent, England

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