Horace Sydney Goldsmith, 19161941 (aged 24 years)

Horace Sydney Goldsmith
Name
Horace Sydney /Goldsmith/
Given names
Horace Sydney
Surname
Goldsmith
Birth
Death of a paternal grandfather
Cause: CARCINOMA OF STOMACH; EXHAUSTION
Address: Wyong Creek,
Erina Shire,
New South Wales
Informant: Clara Esther Louisa Goldsmith (aged 27 years) — daughter
Witness: Lillian Goldsmith (aged 17 years) — daughter
Burial of a paternal grandfather
Cemetery: Rookwood Cemetery
Address: Section 3, Grave 3346
Birth of a sister
about 1920 (aged 3 years)
Death of a paternal grandmother
Cause: BRONCHO PNEUMONIA, HEART FAILURE
Burial of a paternal grandmother
Cemetery: Rookwood
Address: Church of England Cemetery
Section 3, Grave 3347
Military
Australian Army
from June 24, 1940 to May 26, 1941 (aged 24 years)
Agency: 2/2 Machine Gun Battalion
Burial of a mother
Cemetery: Katoomba Church of England Cemetery
Note: Blue Mountain City Council Cemetery Register:

Blue Mountain City Council Cemetery Register:
GOLDSMITH, Vera Katoomba Church of England 81 KCE3 B1 20 05.11.1968

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 23 Millfield, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 8, 1960Chatswood, New South Wales, Australia
mother
18871968
Birth: 1887 53 28 Brisbane Waters, New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 5, 1968Ryde, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage Marriage1909Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder brother
T_John_R_Goldsmith.jpg
19111912
Birth: 1911 28 24
Death: February 16, 1912
elder sister
19102001
Birth: 1910 27 23 Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 2001Yeppoon, Queensland, Australia
7 years
himself
Horace Sydney Goldsmith
19161941
Birth: December 26, 1916 34 29 Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 26, 1941
4 years
younger sister
19202009
Birth: about 1920 37 33
Death: November 14, 2009New Zealand
Military
Death
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

Media object
Horace Sydney Goldsmith
Horace Sydney Goldsmith