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Sydney STACEY

Regimental number6099
Place of birthGodstone Surrey, England
SchoolChurch of England Elementary School, England
Age on arrival in Australia20
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address136 Burwood Road, Hawthorn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, A Stacey, Church Town, Godstone Surrey, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date10 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 12 October 1917
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Age at death25
Place of burialLijsenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXI, Row A, Grave No. IIA), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
131
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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