DOYLE, RALPH RAYMOND (1894-1955), film company manager, was born on 7 April 1894
at Leichhardt, Sydney, third son of English-born parents Frank Doyle, draper, and
his wife Jane Grinsell, née Robinson. Educated at public schools, in May 1910
Ralph joined the Commercial Banking Co. of Sydney and was sent to Cooma in 1911.
He enlisted in the Australian Imperial Force on 1 August 1916 and served on the
Western Front with the 1st Light Trench Mortar Battery and the 2nd Battalion.
Commissioned on 1 August 1918, he was promoted lieutenant in January 1919. His
appointment terminated on 20 July in Sydney.
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