Austin, Sydney Photo
Rank Private
Service # 880079
Unit # 186th, 1st
Resident Chatham
Books Of Rememberance Page Available

Private Sydney Austin trained in Canada with the 186th. Battalion, leaving for overseas March 22nd, 1917. He went to France September 10th, 1917, transferring to the 1st. Battalion.


Sources Chatham Daily News (22-04-1919), Chatham Daily News (25-04-1919), No Return Ticket - Wallaceburg War Casualties - Alan Mann 2002
Height 5' 2"
Eye Colour Blue
Age 3
Complexion Fair
Hair Fair
Race White
Birthplace England
Religion Anglican
Last Place of Employment Painter
Average Earnings $3.00 per day.
Marital Status Married
Marriage Info December 6th, 1909, Blenheim, Ontario.
When Enlisted February 22nd
Where Enlisted Wallaceburg, Ontario
Next of Kin Wife- Mrs. Berniece Austin, 39 Dover St., Chatham. Children- Rudy Irene, -born November 26th, 1911. -Mildred Marie -born June 22nd, 1913.

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