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John SINNETT

Regimental number10087
Place of birthYoung, New South Wales
SchoolYoung, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk and collector
AddressPaddington, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinWife, Mrs Eliz Sinnett, 92 Hargreave Street, Paddington, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameField Ambulance 8, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/51/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Ambulance
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


'Showed great courage and resource assisting wounded under shell fire at Crest Post, NW of Flers.'
Recommendation date: 19 November 1916

FateReturned to Australia 2 June 1919
Other detailsWar service: Egypt, France

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