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Sydney Herbert OLDFIELD

Regimental number3651
Place of birthWentworth New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressMilang, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, Mrs Agnes Clark Oldfield, Milang, South Australia
Enlistment date16 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 12 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 10 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialPosieres Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row E, Grave No. 20), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
60
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Mrs A.C. OLDFIELD, Milang, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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