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Jack SIDAWAY

Regimental number1389
Place of birthBondi, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationChemist
Address46 Grafton Street, Woollahra, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Height5' 6"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinFather, JohnThomas Sidaway, 46 Grafton Street, Woollahra, New South Wales
Previous military service21st Infantry. for Expeditionary Forces
Enlistment date29 April 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 26 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Infantry Brigade Headquarters
FateReturned to Australia 21 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Matilda SIDAWAY. Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Kildonian Castle', 21 March 1919; disembarked Sydney, 9 May 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 9 July 1919.

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

Death attributed to war service.
Date of death31 October 1936
Age at death39
Place of burialNorthern Suburbs Crematorium, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, SIDAWAY Jack

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