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Norman SIDDALL

Place of birthElsternwick, Victoria
SchoolCaufield Grammar School, Victoria
Address17 Allison Road, Elsternwick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Siddall, 17 Allison Road, Elsternwick, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Battery 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A9 Shropshire on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Division Artillery
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularHe obtained his commission in the artillery at Windsor, Melbourne.
FateKilled in Action 29 April 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialBeach Cemetery (Plot I, Row J, Grave No. 6), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
12
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Kate SIDDALL, 'Corona', St George's Road, Elsternwick, Melbourne
Family/military connectionsNil.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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