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Henry Bradley SHERIDAN

Regimental number3379
Place of birthProsperpine, Queensland
Place of birthBowen, Queensland
SchoolRockhampton State School, Queensland
Address350 Campbell Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Marian Beck, Cootharabah, Gympie, Queensland
Enlistment date30 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 28th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 9 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Light Horse Regiment
Other details from Roll of Honour Circular'Was an only son.' [Mother: Marian Beck of Rockhampton, Qld.] Died of a fractured skull on 24 January 1918.
FateDied of disease 24 January 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Second entry first did not match
Place of death or woundingIsmalia, Egypt
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialIsmailia War Memorial Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 61), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Mrs Marian BECK, Comet, Rockhampton, Queensland
Family/military connectionsCousin: Walter Kay
Other details

War service: Egypt

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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