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Sidney READ

Regimental number3681
Place of birthNewtown New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
Address428 Pitt Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Prudence Read, 428 Pitt Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 2 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll33rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 10 November 1918
Place of burialBrookwood Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row M, Grave No. 10), Surrey, England, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
122
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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