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Sidney Frederick HARTWELL

Regimental number2034
Place of birthDubbo, New South Wales
SchoolState School
ReligionChurch of England
AddressTichborne PO, Tichborne via Parkes, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Height5' 9"
Weight154 lbs
Next of kinFather, Frederick Hartwell, Tichborne PO, Tichborne via Parkes, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date27 November 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT RMS Osterley on 15 January 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2034A
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 22 October 1917
Place of death or woundingMenin Road, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death22.5
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialYpres Reservoir Cemetery (Plot I, Row I, Grave No. 20), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Fredrick and Susan HARTWELL, 46 Henry Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales. Native of Dubbo, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsAddress incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as Lichborne, New South Wales.
SourcesNAA: B2455, HARTWELL Sidney Frederick

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