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James Arthur Sykes

James Arthur Sykes

Male 1891 - 1915  (24 years)

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  • Name James Arthur Sykes 
    Born 1891  Murrumburrah, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • although Army records show him born at Hay
    Gender Male 
    Milit-End 14 Jun 1915  Alexandria, Egypt Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Private James Arthur Sykes (no. 798) served with the 2nd Battalion, Australian Infantry, A.I.F. and died at the age of 24
    Name Arthur Sykes 
    Died 14 Jun 1915  Alexandria, Egypt Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • A newspaper report had his date of death as 2 May 1915 at Gallipoli, Turkey
    Buried Aft 14 Jun 1915  Chatby Military and War Cemetery, grave L, 112, Alexandria, Egypt Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I11499  Mote/McInnes
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2001 

    Father George Henry Sykes,   b. 1857, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1903, Goulburn, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Mother Eliza Wales,   b. 13 Aug 1857, Gundagai District, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1919, Goulburn, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 1881  Boorowa, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
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    William James Coffey and Elizabeth Ellen Wales; wedding
    Family ID F767  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMilit-End - 14 Jun 1915 - Alexandria, Egypt Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Jun 1915 - Alexandria, Egypt Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    James Arthur Sykes
    James Arthur Sykes
    Pte. Arthur Sykes

  • Sources 
    1. [S33] War Graves Commission, (4 February 1999).

    2. [S2] NSW BDM, Compiler: NSW Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages, (Royal Melbourne Institute of Techno, Melbourne, Vic, 1995), Place of Birth Registration: Murrumburrah, Registration Year: 1891, Registration Number: 23336.

    3. [S2] NSW BDM, Compiler: NSW Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages, (Royal Melbourne Institute of Techno, Melbourne, Vic, 1995), Place Marriage Registered: Burrowa; Year: 1881; Number: 3243.