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Sidney Burgh CLARKE

Regimental number2891
Place of birthQuirindi New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressLiverpool, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs Edith Maude Clarke, Atkinson Street, Liverpool, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date2 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name45th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/62/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Port Nicholson on 8 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 April 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Noted CLARKE Sidney Burdge NR
Place of death or woundingDernancourt
Age at death27.3
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialDernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot VII, Row B, Grave No. 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
139
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Pickford and Mary Elizabeth CLARKE, husband of E.M. CLARKE, Atkinson Street, Liverpool, New South Wales. Native of Quirindi, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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