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Sinclair, Claude Vernon (7320)

Place of Birth: Port Melbourne, VIC

Age: 26 years 1 month

Enlistment Details: Monday, 21 August 1916 – Melbourne, VIC

Service Number: 7320            view online service record

242 Graham Street
Port Melbourne, VIC

Next of Kin:
Ethel Maud Sinclair (wife)
242 Graham Street
Port Melbourne, VIC

Embarkation Details:
Date: Monday, 19 February 1917
Ship: HMAT Ballarat A70
Port: Melbourne, VIC
Unit: 14th Infantry Battalion – 24th Reinforcements

RTA: Saturday, 4 January 1919
Discharged: Sunday, 1 June 1919

Brother: Frank Cyril Sinclair

Claude and Frank are sons of Port Melbourne Councillor and MLA, Owen Sinclair.

C Sinclair was listed on the Swimming Club Roll of Honour, 25 November 1916.

1916 ‘ROLL OF HONOR.’, Port Melbourne Standard (Vic. : 1914 – 1920), 25 November, p. 2. , viewed 04 Nov 2016,


  • Brian Membrey
    Posted October 22, 2019 11.22 am 0Likes

    Died in Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital on 4 September, 1947 at 57 years, late of 127 Ross Street, Port Melbourne and interred Melbourne General Cemetery, Carlton; Obituary : Record (South Melbourne)

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