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Sylvester HITCHEN

Regimental number6753
Place of birthCoonamble New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressNubba, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinWife, Mrs. R.M Hitchen, Nubba, New South Wales
Enlistment date25 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 22nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Port Nicholson on 8 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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