Roll of Honour Corporal Thomas Ritchie

Service number 729
Rank Corporal
Unit 50th Australian Infantry Battalion
Service Australian Army
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Conflict Eligibility Date First World War, 1914-1921
Date of Death 15 June 1918
Place of Death France
Cause of Death Killed in action
Age at Death 28
Place of Association Port Pirie, South Australia, Australia
Cemetery or Memorial Details Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery, Villers-Bretonneux, Picardie, France
Source AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army

Location on the Roll of Honour

Corporal Thomas Ritchie's name is located at panel 151 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).


Roll of Honour name projection

Corporal Thomas Ritchie's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Tue 4 July, 2017 5:10 am
  • Thu 17 August, 2017 7:35 pm
  • Fri 6 October, 2017 11:35 pm
  • Thu 7 December, 2017 4:53 am
  • Sun 11 February, 2018 12:41 am
  • Fri 6 April, 2018 11:46 pm
  • Tue 22 May, 2018 10:05 pm

These dates and times are estimates. Please note that previous advised times on this site have recently been changed to ensure that early evening projections are clearly visible and not affected by twilight. The actual time of projection could also change as a result of weather and other factors, so it is advisable to check closer to the date. In the rare event of a temporary loss of electrical power, the names scheduled for display in that period will not appear until the next time listed.