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Nelson, Sydney John


Born 29th April 1893 Longford Tasmania the son of John and Maria Nelson (nee Preddy) a labourer he embarked Hobart 20th October 1914 on board “HMAT Geelong” with the 3rd Light Horse Regiment.


He died 24th October 1918 at the 31st General Hospital Abbassia from pneumonia and was buried in the Cairo War Memorial Cemetery, Cairo, Egypt












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