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Sydney James FORSYTH

Regimental number3079
Place of birthHarrisville Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressFassifern Line, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Isabella Forsyth, Ashwood Grove, Peak Crossing, Fassifern Line, Queensland
Enlistment date27 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name41st Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/58/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 April 1919
Discharge date3 July 1919
Other details

War Service: Ypres, Passchendaele, Somme, Armentieres, Hill 60, Somme (held as a prisoner at Albert in 1918)

Married Ethel May Caswell on 20 October 1919
Date of death18 May 1978 - Monto, Queensland

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