Aubrey John Bickley SHERRING

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SHERRING, Aubrey John Bickley

Service Number: Officer
Enlisted: 16 September 1914, Rosebery, New South Wales
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 7th Australian Army Service Corps
Born: Goulburn, New South Wales, 22 November 1885
Home Town: Haberfield, City of Sydney, New South Wales
Schooling: Goulburn Primary School
Occupation: Teacher
Died: Killed in Action, Gallipoli, 31 July 1915, aged 29 years
Cemetery: Beach Cemetery - ANZAC Cove
II F 5
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Casino and District Memorial Hospital WW1 Roll of Honour, Parramatta NSW Public School Teachers KIA Honour Roll
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World War 1 Service

16 Sep 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, SN Officer, 4th Infantry Brigade Train, Rosebery, New South Wales
21 Dec 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, SN Officer, 4th Infantry Brigade Train, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
21 Dec 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, SN Officer, 4th Infantry Brigade Train, HMAT Port Macquarie, Sydney
31 Jul 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 7th Australian Army Service Corps, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Son of Annie and the late Frank SHERRING, 6 Stanton Street, Haberfield, NSW

Aubrey was killed by a bursting shell and was acting as Censor at Gallipoli.

"...Lieutenant Aubrey John Bickley Sherring, 7th Company, Australian Army Service Corps, a teacher of Goulburn, NSW. Lt Bickley enlisted on 16 September 1914 and embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Port Macquarie on 21 December 1914. He was killed in action in Anzac Cove on 31 July 1915 aged 29 years..." - SOURCE (www.awm.gov.au)

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