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Sydney William MADDOX

Regimental number5860
Place of birthLaunceston, Tasmania
SchoolState School, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHairdresser
AddressFitzroy, Victoria
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, Frederick Maddox, 106 Webb Street, Fitzroy, Victoria
Enlistment date22 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 September 1918
Place of death or woundingMont St Quentin, France
Age at death30
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row J, Grave No. 9), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
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  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick and louis MADDOX, 526 Lygon Street, Carlton, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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