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Sydney Bryden WELLS

Regimental number1002
Place of birthIpswich, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShop assistant
AddressMary Street, Plattsburg, Wallsend, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, John James Wells, Mary Street, Plattsburg, Wallsend, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 9 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 October 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Dorothy Rose WELLS
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 August 1940
Age at death53
Place of burialWollongong Cemetery, New South Wales

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