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Sidney OLDROYD

Regimental number3190
Date of birth22 March 1897
Place of birthManly, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDairy farmer
AddressBellimbopinni, via Kempsey, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinSister, Miss M. Oldroyd, 16 Prince Albert Street, Mosman, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
FateReturned to Australia 28 June 1919
Discharge date3 September 1919
Other details

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

After his discharge was employed as a Tramway Worker with the Department of Transport.
Date of death22 June 1963
Place of burialWaverley Cemetery, Sydney, New South Wales

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