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Sinclair DE FLORAC

Regimental number1636
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWaiter
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Height5' 7.5"
Weight138 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Myrtle De Florac, 31 Constance Street, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date10 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name49th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/66/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Hawkes Bay on 20 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 April 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt Sinclair De Florae on NR
Discharge date12 August 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Suevic', 21 April 1918; discharged (medically unfit: chronic rheumatism), Sydney, 12 August 1918.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Admitted to Callan Park Metal Hospital, 10 February 1919; transferred to Kenmore Mental Hospital, 16 December 1920.
Miscellaneous detailsSee 520 Sinclair DE FLORAC for first period of service.
SourcesNAA: B2455, DE FLORAC Sinclair

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