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Spencer Simon SIEMON

Regimental number2166
Place of birthCharters Towers, Queensland
SchoolCharters Towers State and Brisbane Grammar Schools, Queensland
AddressMary Street, Charters Towers, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Mr Henry Siemon, Mary Street, Charters Towers, Queensland
Previous military service2nd Infantry
Enlistment date31 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 7 September 1916
FateKilled in Action 17 April 1918
Place of death or woundingSailly-le-Sec, Somme Sector, France
Age at death23.8
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialVillers-Bretionneux Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. I), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Conrad and Catherine SIEMON, Mary Street, Charters Towers, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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