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Ralph thomas BUTCHER

Regimental number168
Place of birthNewcastle On Tyne England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSeaman
AddressCannon Street, Port Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Ralph Thomas Butcher, 27 Carrick Street, Newcastle-on-Tyne, England
Enlistment date27 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentAble Bodied Driver
Unit name1st Royal Australian Naval Bridging Train
AWM Embarkation Roll numberMIS34.12.1.RANBT1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board A39 Port Macquarie on 4 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollABD
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Royal Australian Naval Bridging Train
FateReturned to Australia 29 May 1917
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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