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Sydney RICHARDSON

Regimental number2669
Place of birthCrows Nest Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationGrazier
AddressGlenavon, Crows Nest, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinSister, Mrs Amy Campbell, Glenavon Crows Nest, Queensland
Enlistment date15 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 16 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 8 September 1916
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialEtaples Military Cemetery (Plot X, Row C, Grave No. 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
149
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Elizabeth RICHARDSON. Native of Crow's Nest, Queensland

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