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Sydney Fink

Born:
28 Tishri 5655 (28 October 1894)
Died:
28 Nisan 5677 (20 April 1917)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
FIN7969
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
28 Tishri 5655 (28 October 1894)
Place of birth:
Birmingham

Death

Date of death:
28 Nisan 5677 (20 April 1917)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Cause of death:
Died of wounds from shell fire
Burial place:
Estaires Communal Cemetery and Extension

Places

Addresses

Family home:
48 Beaufont Road, Edgbaston Birmingham (1911)
Family home:
10 Duchess Road, Edgbaston Birmingham (1916)

Schools

Name:
King Edwards School, Birmingham

Synagogues

Name:
Birmingham Hebrew Congregation
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Family

Siblings

Gertrude Fink "Gertie" (female)
Beatrice Fink "Bertie " (female)
Arnold Fink (male)
Victoria Fink (female)

Parents

Father: Jacob Fink (male)
Mother: Annie Rosenthal (female)

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Military Record

Military service:
Army
Date discharged/death:
20 April 1917
Rank at discharge/death:
Lieutenant
Assignments
Regiment:
South Lancashire Regiment
Battalion/unit:
5th Battalion

Roll of Honour

S. J. FINK, 20 April 1917

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Lieutenant
Date of Death:
20/04/1917
Age:
22
Regiment / service:
2nd/5th Bn., South Lancashire Regiment
Cemetery:
Estaires Communal Cemetery And Extension
Grave reference:
IV. D. 2.
Additional information:

Other Occupations

Type of employment:
Jewellers
Position:
Junior Manager
Organisation:
Ahronsberg Brothers, Birmingham

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