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Sydney Burdekin GALVIN

Regimental number2561
Place of birthMarrickville New South Wales
OccupationLorry proprietor
AddressRusden Street, Armidale, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinSister, Mrs Violet Dennie, Dora Creek, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name33rd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/50/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Port Napier on 17 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll33rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 27 May 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt Sidney Burdekin Galvin on NR
Place of burialStrand Military Cemetery (Plot III, Row B, Grave No. II), Ploegsteert,Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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