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Sydney Hamilton WELCH

Regimental number267
Place of birthQueenscliff Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSoldier
AddressArtillery Barracks, Queenscliff, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, J W Welch, c/o C T Proctor, Grant Street, Stawell, Victoria
Previous military serviceRoyal Australian Garrison Artillery
Enlistment date6 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameSiege Artillery Brigade
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/49/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 17 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Heavy Artillery Group
FateReturned to Australia 6 July 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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