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Sydney Paul CLARK

Regimental number18060
Date of birth28 June 1890
Place of birthToowoomba, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationChemist
AddressToowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Height5' 6.5"
Weight120 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Clark, Eton Street, Toowoomba, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed for 15 months in the Australian Army Medical Corps, Citizen Military Forces; left to enlist in the AIF.
Enlistment date2 July 1917
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentStaff Sergeant
Unit nameNo 6 Section, Sea Transport Staff
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 8 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal RollNo. 6 Sea Transport
FateReturned to Australia No date recorded
Discharge date28 June 1918
Other details

War service: England

Embarked Sydney, 8 August 1917; disembarked Liverpool, England, 2 October 1917.

Temporarily attached to 2nd Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Southall, 3 October 1917.

Marched in to AAMC Training Depot, Parkhurst, 5 October 1917.

Embarked Melbourne, 19 January 1918; disembarked London, England, 21 March 1918; marched in to AAMC Training Depot, Parkhouse, 26 March 1918; marched out for return to Australia (Transport Duty), 2 April 1918.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Borda' (no date recorded); discharged (medically unfit: malaria), Brisbane, 28 June 1918.

Medal: British War Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, CLARK Sydney Paul

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