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Sydney HERON

Regimental number6344
Place of birthMoonee Ponds Vic
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address82 Argyle Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, John T Heron, 82 Argyle Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Enlistment date1 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death7 September 1979

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