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Sydney Robert WOOD

Regimental number2500
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrocer
AddressStanmore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Esther Wood, 143 Cardigan Street, Stanmore, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name45th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/62/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 January 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Sydney spelt Sidney on Nominal Roll.
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2501 Pte Claude WOOD, 45th Bn, returned to Australia, 9 December 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death13 June 1953
Place of burialEastern Suburbs Memorial Park Cemetery

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