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Sydney Chamberlain FOSTER

Regimental number481
Place of birthTe Puke, New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFredk. Francis Foster, Otangi Hahee, North Island, New Zealand
Enlistment date27 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 August 1914
Place of enlistmentToowoomba, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A5 Omrah on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateDied of disease 30 December 1914
Place of burialCairo War Memorial Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 135), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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