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Sydney Frank RUSSELL

Regimental number34239
Place of birthEssex England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSeaman
Address3 Mary Street, Claremont, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Russell, 3 Mary Street, Claremont, Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date28 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, March 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Recommendation date: 27 April 1918

FateReturned to Australia 3 March 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 185
Date: 27 November 1918

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