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Sidney Francis HATCH

Regimental number3327
Place of birthBungendore, New South Wales
SchoolSt Josephs Convent School Catholic, Bungendore, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMotor mechanic
AddressGlebe, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Robert John Hatch, Bungindore, New South Wales
Previous military serviceHe was for some time a member of the Light Horse
Enlistment date31 May 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name35th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/52/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 2 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 22 August 1918
Place of death or woundingBray, Somme Sector, France
Age at death21.7
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialFrench National Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. I), Etinehem, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Sarah HATCH, "Glebe", Bungendore, New South Wales
Family/military connections3 cousins who were killed in action.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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