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Samuel John Reynold COLE

Regimental number902
Date of birth17 February 1899
Place of birthSurry Hills, New South Wales
SchoolBondi Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationElectrician
Address10 Fort Street, Petersham, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Robert Charles Cole, same address
Previous military service36th Infantry
Enlistment date23 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameAnzac Cyclist Battalion, Reinforcement 11
AWM Embarkation Roll number12/1/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Australian Troops Company
FateReturned to Australia 22 December 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 4169 Driver Victor Milton COLE, 1st Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 4 May 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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