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Walter John SINNAMON

Regimental number2037
Place of birthRocklea, Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationSelector
AddressToowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Height5' 9"
Weight149 lbs
Next of kinFather, John Sinnamon, Jackson, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date25 January 1916
Place of enlistmentToowoomba, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name52nd Battalion 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/69/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A46 Clan Mcgillivray on 1 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919
Discharge date13 November 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3894 Pte Archibald Wilfred SINNAMON, 31st Bn, killed in action, 29 September 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Port Lincoln', 23 July 1919; disembarked Sydney, 20 September 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Brisbane, 13 November 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, SINNAMON Walter John

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