We remember Sydney Swayn

We remember Sydney Swayn

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Timeline

Timeline

1895
birth Deans Marsh Victoria Australia Source:9611077 Source:8400999 12th August 1895
1897
sibling Ernest Albert Swayn Source:9435440 10th October 1897
1916
employment Labourer Australia Source:9435439 3rd April 1916
1916
service Australian Imperial Force Private 6098 19th Depot Battalion Geelong Source:9435439 3rd April 1916 - 23rd May 1916
1916
enlistment Geelong Victoria Australia Source:9435439 3rd April 1916
1916
service Australian Imperial Force Private 6098 14th Battalion 19th Reinforcements Source:9435439 24th May 1916 - 26th December 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9435439 26th December 1916 - 4th February 1918
1916
service Australian Imperial Force Private 6098 14th Battalion Source:9435439 26th December 1916 - 20th August 1918
1917
hospitalisation Scabies Hospital/Institution Source:9435439 18th January 1917 - 1st February 1917
1917
hospitalisation Scabies Hospital/Institution Source:9435439 5th April 1917 - 15th April 1917
1918
hospitalisation Gassed Hospital/Institution Source:9435439 31st January 1918 - 25th April 1918
1918
marriage Olive Myrtle Irving Source:9435440 1918
1918
discharge Source:9435439 20th August 1918
1919
children Elizabeth Marion Swayn Source:9435440 1919
1920
children Ina Swayn Source:9435440 1920
1922
children Alvira Marjorie Swayn Source:9435440 1922
1923
children Geoffrey Irving Swayn Source:9435440 1923
1927
children Clive Howard Swayn Source:9435440 1927
1930
children Ivy Swayn Source:9435440 1930
1972
death Not War Related Geelong Australia Source:9435505 Source:9435440 7th July 1972
burial Geelong Eastern Cemetery Non-War Cemetery Geelong Australia Source:9435505

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Sydney
Initials S
Last Name Swayn
Source 8400999
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Australian Imperial Force 6098 19th Depot Battalion Geelong Private
Australian Imperial Force 6098 14th Battalion 19th Reinforcements Private
Australian Imperial Force 6098 14th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Marion Swayn daughter 1919
Ina Swayn daughter 1920
Alvira Marjorie Swayn daughter 1922
Geoffrey Irving Swayn son 1923
Clive Howard Swayn son 1927
Ivy Swayn daughter 1930
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Ann Howard mother
James Swayn father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ernest Albert Swayn brother 10th October 1897
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Olive Myrtle Irving wife 1918
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fair Grey Brown
DateHeightSource
1916-04-03 5'3"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1916-04-03 Methodist

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Australian ANZACs from the National Archives of Australia
Australian Imperial Force Embarkation Roll 1914-1918 Transcription Deborah102878
Australian Imperial Force Nominal Roll 1914-1918 Transcription Deborah102878
Victoria Deaths 1836-1985 Transcription Deborah102878
Victoria Marriages 1836-1942 Transcription Deborah102878

External Evidence

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A New Land and a New Beginning Gary3194
Geelong Cemeteries Trust Gary3194
World War II Nominal Roll Dept of Veterans' Affairs Gary3194

Multimedia

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Sydney Swayn Gary3194
Ernest Albert Swayn Gary3194

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