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Colin Bruce SHERWOOD

Regimental number3688
Place of birthRichmond New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationConfectioner
AddressBaraba, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J Sherwood, Mayvale Station via Barraba, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 552 Pte Frederick SHERWOOD, 33rd Bn, returned to Australia, 11 May 1919; 22155 Driver Harold Gordon SHERWOOD, 4th Motor Transport Company, effective abroad (still overseas); 2651 Pte John SHERWOOD, 6th Bn, killed in action, 28 October 1917.
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Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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