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Army Number: NX26188Image not available
Surname: RICKETTS
First Names: Sidney
Known as:
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mrs. Mary RICKETTS
Date of Birth: 21/4/1902
Place of Birth: Sydney
Date of Enlistment: 17/6/1940
Locality on Enlistment: Oyster Bay, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Paddington, NSW
Date taken on strength: 29/7/1941
Taken on strength at: Sydney, NSW
Taken on strength from: 8th Infantry Training Battalion, Dubbo, NSW
Company: BHQ
Platoon: Cook C Coy
Section: HQ
Ship to Singapore: Johan Van Oldenbarnevelt (HMT FF)
Embarkation Date: 29/7/1941
Singapore Work Parties: Thomson Road, Mount Pleasant, Caldecott Hill & Bukit Timah; River Valley Road; Changi
Other Work Parties:
Train to Thailand (if applicable) :
1945 Work Party:
Return to Australia by: Died Overseas
Return Date: 0/0/0000
Date of Discharge: 0/0/0000
Date of Death: 25/6/1945
Cemetery: Kranji War Cemetery
Plot/Row/Grave: 3.B.12
Memorial: Sutherland, NSW
Information: 1st Reinforcements, 2/30 Bn.; admitted to 10 AGH on 2/11/1941; transferred to 2 Convalescent Depot on 21/11/1941; discharged to GBD, Malaya on 26/12/1941; attached for duty to 9 Supply Pers. Section on 30/12/1941; admitted to 13 AGH on 14/1/1942; rejoined 2/30 Bn. at Causeway on 1/2/1942; died of illness Doi Changi on 25/6/1945; DVA Nominal Roll shows DOB as 21/4/1902
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