Damper in a Wok : A Mixed-up Australian Family Tree

Horace Sydney Goldsmith

Horace Sydney GoldsmithAge: 24 years19161941

Name
Horace Sydney Goldsmith
Given names
Horace Sydney
Surname
Goldsmith
Birth 26 December 1916 34 29
Death of a paternal grandfatherGeorge Goldsmith
18 October 1917 (Age 9 months) Age: 59
Address: Wyong Creek, Erina Shire, New South Wales
Cause: CARCINOMA OF STOMACH; EXHAUSTION
Birth of a sisterHeather B Goldsmith
about 1920 (Age 3 years)

Death of a paternal grandmotherMary Jane Sternbeck
19 April 1920 (Age 3 years) Age: 61
Cause: BRONCHO PNEUMONIA, HEART FAILURE
Military
Australian Army
from 24 June 1940 to 26 May 1941 (Age 23 years)

Agency: 2/2 Machine Gun Battalion
Death 26 May 1941 (Age 24 years) Age: 24

Cause of death: Training Accident
Note: NSW Records Probate:
Burial
Cemetery: Ismalia War memorial Cemetery
Note: Is also mentioned on the family memorial at Katoomba Cemetery.
Last change 18 November 201620:50:04

by: Kerry Choy
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father
mother
Marriage: 1909Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder brother
elder sister
7 years
himself
4 years
younger sister

Death
NSW Records Probate: Series 4-261795 Item Horace Sidney Goldsmith - Date of Death 26/05/1941, Granted On 23/09/1941
Burial
Is also mentioned on the family memorial at Katoomba Cemetery.
Note
Australian National Archives: Title GOLDSMITH HORACE SYDNEY : Service Number - NX53263 : Date of birth - 26 Dec 1916 : Place of birth - KATOOMBA NSW : Place of enlistment - PADDINGTON NSW : Next of Kin - GOLDSMITH JOHN Series number B883 Control symbol NX53263 Contents date range 1939 - 1948 Access status Not yet examined Location Canberra Barcode 4623263
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