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Henry Edward SHEEN

Regimental number2231
Place of birthPaddington, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCommission agent
Address34 Ivy Street, Redfern, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation42
Height5'8.25"
Weight126 lbs
Next of kinFriend, Mrs F M Little, 34 Ivy Street, Redfern, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date29 June 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 30 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 January 1916
Date of death18 May 1920
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis (Section C, Grave No. 1108), New South Wales
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
87
Discharge date16 June 1916
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Kanowna', 28 January 1916; disembarked Melbourne, 10 March 1916; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 16 June 1916.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, SHEEN Henry Edward

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