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Sydney Ernest WEST

Regimental number1790
Place of birthCarlton, Victoria
SchoolCarlton State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDriver
AddressNorth Fitzroy, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinWife, Mrs Edith Margaret West, 82 Freeman Street, North Fitzroy, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date1 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name46th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/63/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 28 March 1918
Place of death or woundingMorlancourt, France
Age at death36
Place of burialSentis Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row A, Grave 8), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
142
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Watkins Rowe and Sarah WEST.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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