Sydney Frederick Breach Unknown date of birth - 8 October 1918 Key details Contribute › Service number25/945 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMSecond Lieutenant AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 2nd Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Ashburton War Memorial. Photo G.A. Fortune, 2003. - Image ha … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesSydney Frederick AWMM SurnameBreach AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number25/945 AWMM Gender Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMBaker AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs Edith Breach (wife)RakaiaCanterburyNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 5 February 1916 AWMMMarried AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number25/945 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsMentioned in Despatches (MiD) AWMMLondon Gazette, 4 January 1917, p262, Rec No 336: AWMM Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM5 February 1916 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM5 February 1916 AWMMHMNZT 42 HMNZT 43 HMNZT 44 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 5 February 1916 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM5 February 1916 AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM3rd Battalion, C Company AWMMUlimaroa or Mokoia or Navua AWMMCorporal AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMSecond Lieutenant AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 2nd Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Sydney Breach was the son of W. H. and B. A. Breach, of Rakaia; husband of Edith Breach, of Rakaia, New Zealand.Remembered on the Ashburton War Memorial. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death37 AWMM Date of death8 October 1918 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathLe CateauFrance AWMM Death notesLe CateauFrance AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameNaves Communal Cemetery ExtensionNordFrance AWMM Grave referenceIII. C. 11. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAshburton War MemorialAshburtonNew Zealand AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Sydney Frederick Breach by laying a poppy. Rodney Breach Sydney Breach Sydney Frederick Breach Walter Archer Breach George Breading Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Sydney Frederick Breach Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22278626Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM24: 10 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.