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Sydney Morris BEST

Regimental number3008
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressJohn Street, Payneham, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinWife, Mrs E S Best, John Street, Payneham, South Australia
Enlistment date14 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 14 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1919
Date of death21 June 1957
Place of burialWest Terrace Cemetery

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