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Sydney Rowland COLE

Regimental number1173
Place of birthWynyard, Tasmania
Other NamesSydney Roland
ReligionChurch of England
AddressWynyard, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, W H Cole, Wynyard, Tasmania
Enlistment date30 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name15th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3499
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 13 September 1918
Place of burialSt Sever Cemetery Extension, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Family/military connectionsBrother: 371 Pte Walter Rivers COLE, 4th Machine Gun Company, killed in action, 18 October 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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