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Sidney BESSANT

Regimental number11805
Place of birthBournemouth England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address105 Charles Street, Northcote, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFriend, J R Kennedy, Wongarra PO, Wongarra, Apollo Bay, Victoria
Enlistment date31 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 4, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 24 January 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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