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Sidney George ALEWOOD

Regimental number6516
Place of birthWaltham England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCabinetmaker and machinist
AddressBankstown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Alewood, Dewitt Street, Bankstown, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 January 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Suffered severe wounds to the face and leg while on active service. Was transported back to Australia and was operated on at Randwick Hospital, and convalesced in Armidale
Other detailsDied Concord Repatriation Hospital, Sydney
Date of death21 October 1959
Place of burialWoronora Crematorium

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