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Sidney James PELIN

Regimental number6072
Place of birthMount Morgan Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationStation hand
AddressHall Street, Mount Morgan, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs P E Pelin, Hall Street, Mount Morgan, Queensland
Enlistment date21 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 8 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 February 1917
Age at death from cemetery records17
Place of burialGuards' Cemetery (Special Memorial 5), Lesboeufs, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
77
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Phoebe Elizabeth PELIN, Dee Street, Mount Morgan, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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