Frederick Ralph RITTBERGER

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RITTBERGER, Frederick Ralph

Service Number: SX3820
Enlisted: 28 May 1940
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 27th Infantry Battalion
Born: Port Pirie, South Australia , 13 April 1917
Home Town: Torrens Vale, Yankalilla, South Australia
Schooling: Unknown
Occupation: Farm Labourer
Died: Killed In Action, Gona Papua New Guinea, 30 November 1942, aged 25 years
Cemetery: Port Moresby (Bomana) War Cemetery, Papua New Guinea
R/1200/1/A/26 B5-E-24
Memorials: Adelaide WW2 Wall of Remembrance, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Yankalilla War Memorial Wall
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World War 2 Service

28 May 1940: Involvement Private, SN SX3820, 27th Infantry Battalion
28 May 1940: Enlisted Adelaide, SA
28 May 1940: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN SX3820
Date unknown: Involvement

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

Frederick Ralph RITTBERGER was born at Port Pirie, South Australia on 13th April, 1917

His parents were Gordon Frederick RITTBERGER & Evelyn Mildred PIMLOTT