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Sidney Thomas LAYFIELD

Regimental number6566
Place of birthGympie Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTailor
AddressRockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs I Layfield, Bramston Terrace, Herston Estate,Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military service7th Infantry
Enlistment date6 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/5
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 5 July 1919
Date of death15 June 1960
Place of burialMt Thompson Crematorium

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