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RONALD WILLIAM INGRAM

INGRAM, RONALD WILLIAM

RANK:   LANCE CORPORAL        SERIAL NO:  25250                         

UNIT:    1st BATTALION, OTAGO REGIMENT 

BORN:   13/07/1887  -  BENDIGO, AUSTRALIA        

DIED:     12/10/1917        KILLED IN ACTION
              
PLACE:   PASSCHENDAELE, BELGIUM    

SINGLE:              RELIGION:   PRESBYTERIAN

WIFE:    
    
PARENTS:   George Ronald and Charlotte INGRAM, Seville, Victoria, 
                                                         AUSTRALIA        
SIBLINGS:   
    
NEXT OF KIN:   Mr G.R. INGRAM (father), AUSTRALIA and
                Mr Douglas WILLIAMS (friend), ‘Clareinch’, WAIPAWA

OCCUPATION:  LABOURER

EMPLOYER:   JOHN MILLER, MANGAKURI, H.B.

LAST NZ ADDRESS:  MANGAKURI
HEIGHT:  5’ 9”        WEIGHT:    154lb        CHEST:   33½”

COMP:   FRESH         EYES:   GREY         HAIR:  BROWN
    
EDUCATION:   FOURTH EDUCATIONAL STANDARD

GRAVE/MEMORIAL:   TYNE COT MEMORIAL, ZONNEBEKE,
                    WEST-VLAANDEREN, BELGIUM

 

ENLISTED:   FEATHERSTON        DATE:   18/03/1916  

MAIN BODY:                   REINFORCEMENT: 14th     

MILITARY RECORD:
21/03/1916.  POSTED TO 14th REINFORCEMENT, TRENTHAM.
05/04/1916.  TRANSFERRED ‘J’ COY. 14th REINFORCEMENT, FEATHERSTON.
26/06/1916.  LEFT WELLINGTON ON HMNZT 56.
23/08/1916.  DISEMBARKED DEVONPORT, U.K.
25/08/1916.  JOINED 1st OTAGO COMPANY 2nd BRIGADE ‘SLING’.
18/09/1916.  PROCEEDED OVERSEAS TO FRANCE FROM ‘SLING’.
12/10/1916.  JOINED 1st BATTALION OTAGO INFANTRY.
19/05/1917.  ADMITTED No.1 FIELD AMBULANCE (MUMPS).
27/05/1917.  ADMITTED No.7 GENERAL HOSPITAL (ST OMER).
12/06/1917.  REJOINED BATTALION IN THE FIELD FROM HOSPITAL.
26/06/1917.  JOINED BATTALION POSTED ‘F’ COMPANY.
07/07/1917.  APPOINTED LANCE CORPORAL.
01/08/1917.  DETACHED TO DIVISIONAL GAS SCHOOL.
08/08/1917.  REJOINED BATTALION IN THE FIELD.
12/10/1917.  KILLED IN ACTION, PASSCHENDAELE, BELGIUM.

 

AWARDED:    
BRITISH WAR MEDAL.
VICTORY MEDAL.