William John Cyril KIDMAN


KIDMAN, William John Cyril

Service Number: 495
Enlisted: 14 September 1914, Sydney, New South Wales
Last Rank: Trooper
Last Unit: 6th Light Horse Regiment
Born: Petersham, New South Wales, Australia, 1892
Home Town: Manly, Manly Vale, New South Wales
Schooling: Fort Street School, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation: Stock clerk
Died: Killed in Action, Gallipoli, 12 July 1915
Cemetery: Shell Green Cemetery
Plot 11, Row K, Grave 7 Rev.G. Robertson officiated
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Manly War Memorial NSW, Petersham Fort Street High School Great War Honour Roll
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World War 1 Service

14 Sep 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 495, Sydney, New South Wales
22 Dec 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 495, 6th Light Horse Regiment, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
22 Dec 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 495, 6th Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Forty-One, Sydney
12 Jul 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Trooper, SN 495, 6th Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of Charles and Ellen Geary Kidman of  'Rhodesia' 6 Pacific Parade, Manly, NSW

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