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Albert Edward RYCEN

Regimental number2386
Place of birthMuttaburra, Queensland
SchoolState School
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressMuttaburra, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, John Victor Ryeen, Muttaburra, Queensland
Enlistment date26 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal RollArtillery Details
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of Cerebro Spinal Fever
FateDied of disease 20 July 1916
Place of death or woundingEngland
Age at death19
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialBulford Church Cemetery (Plot 4, Row 2, Grave No. 6), Wiltshire, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
22
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Janne Victor and Elizabeth Rycen

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