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Regimental number292A
Place of birthFremantle Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDairy hand
Address8 McCleery Street, Beaconsfield, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Benjamin Tolfrey Sweetman, 8 McCleery Street, Beaconsfield, Western Australia
Previous military service85th Infantry
Enlistment date18 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 6 June 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll725
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 February 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 393 Pte Ernest SWEETMAN, 44th Bn, returned to Australia, 19 April 1919.

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