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Sydney Frank SHARPE

Regimental number2063
Place of birthNottingham, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinSister, Mrs C Heanes 16 Spa Commons, Retford, Nottingham, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date28 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 13 April 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll200
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Mechanical Transport Company
FateReturned to Australia
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Andrew Richardson
Discharge date12 September 1920
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 October 1944
Age at death59
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, SHARPE Sydney Frank

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