Cyril Murray LYDEAMORE


LYDEAMORE, Cyril Murray

Service Number: SX3457
Enlisted: 27 May 1940
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd/27th Infantry Battalion
Born: One Tree Hill, SA, 5 August 1917
Home Town: Swan Reach, Mid Murray, South Australia
Schooling: Netherleigh School
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, Syria, 11 June 1941, aged 23 years
Cemetery: Sidon War Cemetery
Memorials: Adelaide WW2 Wall of Remembrance, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Swan Reach War Memorial
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World War 2 Service

27 May 1940: Enlisted Private, SN SX3457, 2nd/27th Infantry Battalion
27 May 1940: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN SX3457, 2nd/27th Infantry Battalion

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

Cyril Murray LYDEAMORE was born on 5th August, 1917 at One Tree Hill in South Australia

His parents were David LYDEAMORE and Rose CROCKER

His name is memorialised on the Australia War Memorial & the Roll of Honour in Swan Reach, SA

Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Mr. and Mrs. D. Lydeamore, of Swan Reach, have been notified that their younger son, Private Cyril Murray Lydeamore, was killed in action on June 11.  He was born at One Tree Hill 24 years ago and spent all his life in the Swan Reach district, attending the Netherleigh school. He was of a quiet disposition, and worked on his father's farm until he enlisted. He was rejected three times before being accepted for service with the A.I.F.