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Sydney John SHEEN

Date of birth9 October 1888
OccupationBusiness manager
AddressBradley Street, Goulburn, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs A M Sheen, Bradley Street, Goulburn, New South Wales
Enlistment dateNO ENTRY
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name2nd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion


Unit: 2nd Battalion
Promotion date: 18 December 1916

FateDied of wounds 20 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialTincourt New British Cemetery (Plot V, Row E, Grave No. 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Goulburn General Cemetery, New South Wales. Photo: Peter Dennis. Parents: Emma DANIEL (formerly SHEEN), and the late Joseph SHEEN; husband of Alma SHEEN, 378 Auburn Street, Goulburn, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: Captain Walter Roy SHEEN MC, 4th Bn, killed in action, 22 October 1916.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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