Sydney Anthony SOUTH

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SOUTH, Sydney Anthony

Service Number: 2207
Enlisted: 22 April 1915, Enlisted at Liverpool, NSW
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, 1882
Home Town: Rozelle, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Schooling: Darling Road Public School, Balmain, New South Wales
Occupation: Butcher
Died: Killed in action, Gallipoli, 6 August 1915
Cemetery: Lone Pine Cemetery, ANZAC
Special Memorial, Row C, Grave 66 Headstone inscription reads: Dearly loved youngest son of Frances Jane & the late William South
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Balmain War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

22 Apr 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2207, 2nd Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Liverpool, NSW
16 Jun 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 2207, 2nd Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '7' embarkation_place: Sydney embarkation_ship: HMAT Karoola embarkation_ship_number: A63 public_note: ''
6 Aug 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2207, 2nd Infantry Battalion, The August Offensive - Lone Pine, Suvla Bay, Sari Bair, The Nek and Hill 60 - Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of William T.K. and Frances Jane South of 50 Moor Street, Fitzroy, Victoria formerly of Sydney, NSW. Brother of L. South of 26 Western Road, Rozelle, NSW, and Emily E. South

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