Ralph Chevin Kitley
From Our Contribution
|Date of Birth||15 Nov 1899|
|Place of Birth||Birmingham, England|
|Death||9 Apr 1983, aged 83|
|Place of Death||Maylands, Western Australia|
|Age at Enlistment||18 years, 8 months|
5'10½" (1.79m) tall ; 132 lbs|
59.874 kg; fresh complexion ; brown eyes ; brown hair
|Occupation||Assistant machinery merchant|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Armadale, Western Australia|
|Next of Kin||Father , Mr Sydney Kitley|
|Date of Enlistment||
9 Aug 1918 - 24 Dec 1918|
"9 Aug 1918 - 24 Dec 1918" contains more than three components required for a date interpretation.
|Unit/Formation||4th Reinforcements (W)|
|Fate||Did not leave Australia|
Armadale War Memorial (Armadale panel) |
Armadale and Districts Roll of Honour
Three weeks after commencing his training at Blackboy Hill camp, Ralph was allocated to a general reinforcement draft. Before he completed his training the Armistice was agreed to.
In 1925 he married Eliza Ethel Rutherford in Perth. Eliza died 8 Mar 1993 in Nedlands, aged 91. Daughter Majorie E, born in 1930.
Electoral Roll entries - 1922 - 1925 at 14 Camelia street, Balkatta, fitter; 1931 - 1968 with Eliza at 100 William street, Nedlands, a salesman; 1972 - 1980 at 4/7 Third avenue, Maylands, retired.