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Sidney Stewart READER

Regimental number5186
Place of birthBattes Hanger, England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressNarrogin, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Mr W F Reader, Howland Road, Marden, Kent, England
Enlistment date26 January 1916
Place of enlistmentBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 15 February 1917
Place of burialDernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row B, Grave No. 16), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
63
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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