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Cyril Henry William BARTHOLOMEW

Regimental number2296
Place of birthTumbarumba, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationGrocer's carter
AddressMorgan Street, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Height5' 6.5"
Weight130 lbs
Next of kinSon, Master J H Bartholomew, c/o Mrs M E Curley, Morgan Street, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Militia Reserve.
Enlistment date8 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 July 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 30 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 March 1918
Discharge date11 June 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Orontes', 10 March 1918; discharged (medically unfit: visceroptosis and syphilitic asthma), Sydney, 11 June 1918.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death27 December 1939 Enfield
Age at death50
Place of burialSt Thomas Cemetery (Section 16, Grave 12: unmarked), Enfield, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, BARTHOLOMEW Cyril Henry William

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