Ralph Chevin Kitley
|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|
|Description||5'10½" (1.79m) tall; weight 132 lbs (59.9 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|
|Unit/Formation||4th Reinforcements (W)|
|Date of Embarkation||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.