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Joseph Henry SANDALLS

Regimental number5203
Place of birthEllesmere, County of Talop, England
SchoolEllesmere National School, England
Age on arrival in Australia20
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressWest Pennant Hills, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Sheehan, West Pennant Hills, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll54th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 21 October 1917
Age at death28.6
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot XL, Row E, Grave No. 17), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
159
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Mary SANDALLS, 14 Grange Road, Ellesmere, Salop, England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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