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Stanley SHARP

Regimental number2144
Place of birthLearmonth, Victoria
SchoolLearmonth State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressLearmonth PO, Learmonth, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Robert Sharp, Learmonth PO, Learmonth, Victoria
Previous military service71st Infantry; Served in Cadets.
Enlistment date22 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 31 August 1918
Place of death or woundingMont St Quentin, France
Age at death20
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialHem Farm Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 1), Hem-Monacu, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Sarah SHARP, Learmonth, Victoria
Family/military connectionsCousin: Captain David A. Twining.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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