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Sydney Herbert CHISHOLM

Regimental number2593
Place of birthArmidale New South Wales
SchoolBoorolong PublicSchool, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrazier
AddressBonshaw via Inverell, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Chisholm, Bonshaw via Inverell, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 13 July 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death32
Place of burialLa Kreule Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row F, Grave No. 7), Hazebrouck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
35
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 3760 Pte Thomas John CHISHOLM, 31st Bn, returned to Australia, 4 December 1918; 3229 Pte Walter George CHISHOLM, 1st Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

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

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