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Sydney THOROUGHGOOD

Regimental number3049
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs. A. Thoroughgood, Main Road, Corrimal, South Coast, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateDied of wounds 18 May 1917
Place of burialGrevillers British Cemetery (Plot V, Row E, Grave No. 7), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
175
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Cemetery details - date of death 20th May, 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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