† Dollar, Private Andrew no.2355
20th Battalion 5th Reinforcements.
Redman Street, Canterbury.
Born 1894 at Sydney, son of Frederick Augustus & Margaret Dollar
Enlisted at Glebe 16/7/1915, aged 21.
Church of England.
Next of kin, father, F.J. Dollar, Redmond [i.e. Redman] Street, Canterbury.
Serving in the 29th Infantry at the time of enlistment.
Embarked from Sydney 6/9/1915 on HMAT A75 Ballarat.
Casualty list DT 6/6/1916 Killed in Action.
Killed in action 5/5/1916 at White City, outside Armentieres.
Buried in Brewery Orchard Cemetery, Bois-Grenier, grave IV.C.25
Tele/Mirror list 11/11/1993 Killed in Action 5/5/1916.
Australian War Memorial record available at: https://www.awm.gov.au/people/rolls/R1892301/ [accessed 20/01/2017].
The foundation of the information on this page was copied from the prize winning publication Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe. This book is the culmination of 12 years (1988-2000) research by a team of volunteers from Canterbury and District Historical Society led by Dr Lesley Muir. Without this team's effort and dedication and the Society's willingness and support, this information would not be available today.
An uneditable version of the book Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe is in the eBook section of this wiki. In the main section, there is an alphabetical list of the 1,911 names in the book with a link to the biography copied from the book about each individual. The alphabetical list is titled Canterbury's Boys list. The biographical files are editable, created to provide the space for descendants, historians, researchers, etc to contribute any further information, photographs, newspaper articles, memories, etc. they may have discovered so it is available for this and future generations.
Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe. Edited by Lesley Muir. Campsie, N.S.W. : Canterbury and District Historical Society, 2002