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Sydney Horace LYDIATE

Regimental number442
Place of birthWaroona Western Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationTeamster
AddressMyrtle Lodge, James Street, East Guildford, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Wm Lydiate, Bush Landing, Lion Mill, Western Australia
Previous military service85th Infantry
Enlistment date1 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Veterinary Hospital
FateReturned to Australia 21 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3171 Pte Albert LYDIATE, 46th Bn, killed in action,
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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