Regimental number901
Place of birthLidcombe, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPostal sorter Commonwealth
AddressLeighton,Vic Street, Lidcombe, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, Sydney Arthur Sheerman, Leighton, Vic Street, Lidcombe, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A23 Suffolk on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 17 January 1915
Date of death17 August 1915
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialChatby War Memorial Cemetery (Row J, Grave No. 53), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
NOTE DATE OF DEATH. Parents: Arthur and Catherine SHEERMAN