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Sid BISHOP

Regimental number1797
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Address72 Dudley Street, West Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinFather, Joseph Bishop, 14 Egan Stret, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1919
Date of death2 January 1953
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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