Sidney was an original member of the unit, embarking aboard “S.S. ZEALANDIA” on 8 Dec 1941 for Timor as a Private in Headquarters Group of “C” Platoon. He returned to Australia aboard Corvette H.M.A.S. “Kalgoorlie” from BETANO and disembarked at Darwin on 17 Sept 1942.
Sidney transferred to the Australian Catering Corps and was discharged on 31 Jan 1946.
He was entitled to the 1939-45 Star, Pacific Star, War Medal and Australian Service Medal 1939-45, pictured below