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Sydney Cleveland SPENCE

Regimental number870
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLocomotive driver
AddressNorth Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs Amelia Spence, 39 Chelmsford Road, North Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date5 January 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 December 1916
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit nameRailway Unit, Section 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number15/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 29 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Broad Gauge Railway Operating Company
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 120
Date: 7 August 1918

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