RIDGWELL Martin Hunter
RAN Australian Army Born Perth WA 3 June 1922 Died 21 September 2004
Service No: F5551. Highgate Sub-Branch Committee Member. 1938 Cadet 13th Field Engineers Militia. Transferred to 22 Field Engineers. Before going overseas was manpowered out due to position in the Electricity Department. Tried the RAAF again manpowered. Was finally successful in joining the RAN. Served in Cerebus, and HMAS Hobart. Saw surrender of Japan in 1945. Occupational Duties.