Sylvester LORD

Badge Number: S22421, Sub Branch: Broken Hill

LORD, Sylvester

Service Number: 3723
Enlisted: 10 December 1917, Enlisted at Adelaide
Last Rank: Trooper
Last Unit: 9th Light Horse Regiment
Born: Broken Hill, New South Wales, 1898
Home Town: Strathalbyn, Alexandrina, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Clerk
Died: Heart attack, At his residence, 17 Victoria Avenue, Unley Park, SA, 15 October 1965
Cemetery: Centennial Park Cemetery, South Australia
Interred on 16 October 1965 in the General Section AF, Path 12, Grave 611. Interment right expires 16 October 2015 number 20687
Memorials: Strathalbyn District Roll of Honor WW1
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World War 1 Service

10 Dec 1917: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 3723, Enlisted at Adelaide
30 Apr 1918: Involvement Private, SN 3723, 9th Light Horse Regiment
30 Apr 1918: Embarked Private, SN 3723, 9th Light Horse Regiment, SS Port Darwin, Sydney
26 Aug 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Trooper, SN 3723

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Alias: Hector Haddon Hamilton Laud

10 July 1919 - Returned to Australia on board Oxfordshire

22 June 1929 - Married Dorothy Mary Sands in the St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, Strathalbyn, SA

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

RSL Information

Addresses while a member of the RSL were; Strathalbyn, Mingary, The Pinnacles, Broken Hill. Residential address at the time of death was 17 Victoria Avenue, Unley Park

12 August 1919 - Joined at Strathalbyn Sub Branch

17 September 1920 - Transferred to Broken Hill

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