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John Francis SHERIDAN

Regimental number3922
Place of birthPaddington, Sydney, New South Wales
SchoolChristian Brothers, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationTraveller
AddressAvoca, Phillip Street, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs N Sheridan, Avoca, Phillip Street, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied west of Peronne on 2 September 1918 whilst serving with C Company as a Private.
FateKilled in Action 2 September 1918
Place of death or woundingPeronne, France
Age at death29
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 13), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
161
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Patrick and Nora SHERIDAN, 82 Frenchmans Road, Randwick, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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