Sydney John PENHALIGON

Poppy

PENHALIGON, Sydney John

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
Show Relationships

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

Help us honour Sydney John Penhaligon's service by contributing information, stories, and images so that they can be preserved for future generations.

Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

Sydney John PENHALIGON was born in Brisbane in 1894

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