Horace Sydney Goldsmith, 19161941 (aged 24 years)

Horace Sydney Goldsmith
Name
Horace Sydney /Goldsmith/
Given names
Horace Sydney
Surname
Goldsmith
Birth December 26, 1916 34 29
Death of a paternal grandfatherGeorge Goldsmith
October 18, 1917 (aged 9 months) Age: 59
Address: Wyong Creek, Erina Shire, New South Wales
Cause: CARCINOMA OF STOMACH; EXHAUSTION
Burial of a paternal grandfatherGeorge Goldsmith
October 20, 1917 (aged 9 months)
Address: Section 3, Grave 3346
Cemetery: Rookwood Cemetery
Birth of a sisterHeather B Goldsmith
about 1920 (aged 3 years)

Death of a paternal grandmotherMary Jane Sternbeck
April 19, 1920 (aged 3 years) Age: 61
Cause: BRONCHO PNEUMONIA, HEART FAILURE
Burial of a paternal grandmotherMary Jane Sternbeck
April 21, 1920 (aged 3 years)
Address: Church of England Cemetery Section 3, Grave 3347
Cemetery: Rookwood
Military
Australian Army
from June 24, 1940 to May 26, 1941 (aged 24 years)

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

Cause of death: Training Accident
Note: NSW Records Probate:

NSW Records Probate: Series 4-261795 Item Horace Sidney Goldsmith - Date of Death 26/05/1941, Granted On 23/09/1941

Burial
Cemetery: Ismalia War memorial Cemetery
Note: Is also mentioned on the family memorial at Katoomba Cemetery.
Family with parents
father
18821960
Birth: October 7, 1882 24 23Millfield, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 8, 1960Chatswood, New South Wales, Australia
mother
18871968
Birth: 1887 53 28Brisbane Waters, New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 5, 1968Ryde, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: 1909Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder brother
T_John_R_Goldsmith.jpg
19111912
Birth: 1911 28 24
Death: February 16, 1912
0 months
elder sister
19102001
Birth: 1910 27 23Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 2001Yeppoon, Queensland, Australia
7 years
himself
Horace Sydney Goldsmith
19161941
Birth: December 26, 1916 34 29Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 26, 1941
4 years
younger sister
19202009
Birth: about 1920 37 33
Death: November 14, 2009New Zealand
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