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Ronald Thomas ELLIOTT

Regimental number5676
Place of birthLinden, New South Wales
AddressMelbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 11"
Weight158 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs M E Elliott, Pine Avenue, Mildura, Victoria
Previous military service3 years Citizen Forces, 73rd Infantry
Enlistment date18 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 January 1915
Place of enlistmentMildura, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 3 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1918
Discharge date29 August 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Kanowna', 15 April 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 22 May 1918; discharged (medically unfit), Melbourne, 29 August 1918.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death23 December 1927
Age at death33
Place of burialMildura Cemetery, Victoria
SourcesNAA: B2455, ELLIOTT Ronald Thomas

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