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Sydney DOBSON

Regimental number6692
Place of birthCornwall, England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationEngine driver
AddressHopetown Street, Kurri Kurri, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs Martha Dobson, c/o W Wallace, Hannah Street, Wallsend, Plattsburg, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name7th Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 11 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Australian Light Railway Operating Company
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Francis and Ellen DOBSON. Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death16 June 1941
Age at death55
Place of burialWoronora Cemetery, Sydney, New South Wales

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