Sydney Joseph Gerald COCHRANE

Birthplace
Petersham NSW
Resided
Toowoomba
Occupation
Electrician
Enlisted
29-March-1915
Place
Toowoomba
Age
18
Status
Single
Service No
2615
Rank
Private
Unit
4th Light Horse Brigade Field Ambulance
Embarked
16-June-1915
Place
Brisbane
Active Service
Egypt, Western Front
Highest rank
Sapper
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
Returned to Australia
January 1919
Notes

Also named on Independent Order of Rechabites No 3 Roll of Honour.

 

Sydney Cochrane arrived in France in April 1916 and transferred to the 1st Divisional Signal Corps. In May 1917 he transferred to the 1st Anzac Wireless Section. He was wounded in his neck and left thigh in May 1918 and hospitalised in England. He remained in England until returning to Australia in January 1919, aged 22.

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