The AIF Project

Sidney TYACK

Regimental number7440
Place of birthCharters Towers, Queensland
SchoolSouthport State School, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSoldier
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Tyack c/o Queensland Trustees, Queen Street, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed as Sergeant with Senior Cadets.
Enlistment date1 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name15th Battalion, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 14 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 September 1918
Place of death or woundingMont St Quentin, France
Age at death19
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialSailly-Saillisel British Cemetery (Plot XII, Row D, Grave No. 7), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
136
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Jessie TYACK. Native of Charters Towers, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Print format