Service Number: 77
Enlisted: 18 August 1914, Brisbane, Queensland
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 3rd Field Ambulance
Born: Brisbane, Queensland, 15 July 1894
Home Town: Indooroopilly, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: Indooroopilly State School
Occupation: Postal assistant
Died: Died of wounds, Gallipoli, At sea (HS Gascon), 14 May 1915, aged 20 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
At sea (HS Gascon) Commemorated on Lone Pine Memorial, Lone Pine Memorial, Gallipoli Peninsula, Canakkale Province, Turkey
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Lone Pine Memorial to the Missing, Marburg Church Altar Plaque, Postmaster-General's Dept Qld. WWI, Shire of Moggill War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

18 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 77, 3rd Field Ambulance, Brisbane, Queensland
19 Aug 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Driver, SN 77, 3rd Field Ambulance, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
25 Sep 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Driver, SN 77, 3rd Field Ambulance, A Squadron :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '22' embarkation_place: Brisbane embarkation_ship: HMAT Rangatira embarkation_ship_number: A22 public_note: ''
14 May 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 77, 3rd Field Ambulance, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

Sydney John PENHALIGON was born in Brisbane in 1894

His parents were William Henry PENHALIGON & Christina RUSKE (RUSKA?)