1914/15 Trio and MSM to 6450 SJT AQM S Whitlam 13/ NorthD Fus
Sidney Whitlam was born on 19th December 1894 in Sheffield. During the Great War, he served in the 13th Northumberland Fusiliers, landing in France on 19th September 1915. He advanced to Acting Warrant Officer 2nd class and was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal while serving as SJT AQM. The award as announced in the London Gazette on 1st January 1919.
In the post-war years, he married and worked as a Wholesale Distributor of electrical goods.
Sidney passed away in 1953.
1914/15 Star = 6450 Pte S Whitlam North’D Fus
British War Medal = 6450 A- W O CL 2 S Whitlam North’D Fus ( Officially renamed)
Victory Medal = 6450 A- W O CL 2 S Whitlam North’D Fus