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Sydney Alexander LESTER

Regimental number51819
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
AddressMile End, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, J A Lester, 64 Cummings Street, Mile End, South Australia
Enlistment date10 October 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameSouth Australian Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 1 May 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919
Date of death10 August 1965

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