Sydney Ernest WHEELER

WHEELER, Sydney Ernest

Service Number: 4553
Enlisted: 15 December 1915, Casula, New South Wales
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 19th Infantry Battalion
Born: Bankstown, New South Wales, 23 January 1884
Home Town: Auburn, Auburn, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Gardener
Died: Natural causes (old age), Lidcombe, New South Wales, 25 September 1978, aged 94 years
Cemetery: Rookwood Cemetery & Crematorium
Memorials: Auburn North Public School Great War Roll of Honor
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World War 1 Service

15 Dec 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 4553, 19th Infantry Battalion, Casula, New South Wales
9 Apr 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 4553, 19th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
9 Apr 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 4553, 19th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Nestor, Sydney
4 Oct 1917: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, SN 4553, 19th Infantry Battalion

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Biography contributed by Christine Wenman

Sydney and his wife Mildred are buried together in Rookwood Cemetery Roman Catholic Sec 20 Plot 2906 Sydney’s Headstone reads ... “4553 Private Sydney E. Wheeler 19th Battalion Died 25 September 1978 Age 94 Lest We Forget.”