We remember Charles Arthur Ricketts

We remember Charles Arthur Ricketts

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Timeline

1894
sibling George Walter Ricketts Source:8486469 1894
1896
sibling William Earnest Ricketts Source:8486469 1896
1898
birth Aldershot United Kingdom Source:8486435 31st January 1898
1898
location 3 Arthur Terrace, Aldershot United Kingdom parents address Source:8486465 14th March 1898
1900
sibling Robert Samuel Ricketts Source:8486469 1900
1901
dates Age 3 Source:8486465 31st March 1901
1901
location 21 Springfield, Keymer, Sussex United Kingdom parents address Source:8486465 1901
1905
sibling Frederick Henry Ricketts Source:8486469 1905
1907
sibling Winifred Agnes Ricketts Source:8486469 1907
1910
sibling Ellen Elizabeth Ricketts Source:8486469 1910
1911
dates Age 13 Source:8486469 2nd April 1911
1911
location Oakley House, North Town, Aldershot, Hants. United Kingdom parents address Source:8486465 1911
1915
service Australian Imperial Force Private 2023 7th Batallion Source:8365847 12th January 1915 - 13th March 1916
1915
enlistment Pyramid Hill Victoria Australia Source:8365847 14th January 1915
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:8365847 11th July 1915 - 31st July 1915
1915
hospitalisation Gastroenteritiis Hospital/Institution Source:8365847 31st July 1915
1915
events Absent from Duty Military Discipline Gallipoli Peninsular Turkey Source:8365847 1st August 1915
1915
hospitalisation Dysentery Hospital/Institution Source:8365847 4th August 1915
1915
theatres Egypt :4 Source:8365847 4th August 1915 - 25th May 1916
1915
hospitalisation Ptomaine Poisoning Hospital/Institution Source:8365847 6th September 1915
1915
hospitalisation Dysentery Hospital/Institution Source:8365847 17th September 1915
1915
events Absent from Sick Roll Call Military Discipline Mudros Egypt Award: 3 days C.B. Source:8365847 3rd December 1915
1916
events Pay stopped Military Discipline Mudros Egypt Source:8365847 1st January 1916
1916
service Australian Imperial Force 2023 1st Pioneer Batallion Source:8365847 13th March 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8365847 July 1916 - 3rd October 1917
1916
hospitalisation Wounded in action, France Hospital/Institution Source:8365847 27th July 1916 - 7th October 1916
1916
hospitalisation Wounded C.D. Hospital/Institution Source:8365847 8th August 1916
1916
hospitalisation Mumps Hospital/Institution Source:8365847 16th August 1916
1917
events Proceed on leave to U.K. from France Home leave United Kingdom Source:8365847 5th January 1917 - 19th January 1917
1917
hospitalisation Wounded in Action Hospital/Institution Source:8365847 2nd October 1917
1917
dates Age 19 Source:8481194 3rd October 1917
service Australian Imperial Force 2023 Source:8365847
employment Butcher Source:8365847
employment Butcher George Henry Ricketts North Town, Aldershot United Kingdom Source:8481198
education Tongham School Tongham, Surrey United Kingdom Source:8481198
education East End School Aldershot United Kingdom Source:8481198
location parents address Source:8486465
1917
death Died of wounds Died of wounds received in action. Although the gravestone gives his death at 3rd September 1817, this is not corroborated by military records, which state 3rd October 1917. Poperinge, West -Vlaanderen Belgium Source:8365847 Source:8481203 Source:8481199 3rd October 1917
burial Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot 20. Row D. No.18. Belgium 332498 Source:8365847

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Charles Arthur
Initials CA
Last Name Ricketts
Source 8365847
First Names Charles Arthur
Initials CA
Last Name Ricketts
Source 8365847
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
21 Springfield, Keymer, Sussex United Kingdom parents address known 1901
3 Arthur Terrace, Aldershot United Kingdom parents address known 14th March 1898
Oakley House, North Town, Aldershot, Hants. United Kingdom parents address known 1911
parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Australian Imperial Force 2023
Australian Imperial Force 2023 1st Pioneer Batallion
Australian Imperial Force 2023 7th Batallion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
George Henry RICKETTS father
Agnes Ricketts formerly Sims mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Robert Samuel Ricketts brother 1900
George Walter Ricketts brother 1894
William Earnest Ricketts brother 1896
Frederick Henry Ricketts brother 1905
Winifred Agnes Ricketts sister 1907
Ellen Elizabeth Ricketts sister 1910
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fair Blue Fair
DateHeightSource
1915-01-08 5'7"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-01-08 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Australian ANZACs from the National Archives of Australia
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Vivien68471
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Vivien68471
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Vivien68471
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Vivien68471
Australian Imperial Force Nominal Roll 1914-1918 Transcription Vivien68471

External Evidence

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Ash Museum, England : Charles Arthur Ricketts, Private 2023 1st Australian Pioneers Vivien68471
Birth record for Charles Arthur Ricketts Vivien68471
Charles Arthur Ricketts Vivien68471

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In Loving memory of..her son Charles Arthur Vivien68471
Died of wounds in Belgium 3rd September 1917 Vivien68471
Birth Certificate for Charles Arthur Ricketts 1898 Vivien68471
1901 Census for Ricketts family Vivien68471
1911 Census record for Ricketts family Vivien68471
Presentation from Chairman, Searle Parish Council Vivien68471
Memorial Plaque "Dead Man's Penny" Vivien68471

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