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Ernest Charles RITCHIE

Regimental number2069
Place of birthCudgen New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationShop assistant
AddressTumulgum, Tweed River, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Norah Ritchie, Cudgen, Tween River, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 31 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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