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Sydney George WEATHERSPOON

Regimental number2890
Place of birthTwo Wells South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressTwo Wells, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Weatherspoon, Two Wells, South Australia
Enlistment date24 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 801 Pte John WEATHERSPOON, 43rd Bn, killed in action, 19 February 1917; 7119 Pte Herbert Leonard WEATHERSPOON, 10th Bn, killed in action, 24 April 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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