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Digby Louis GILES

Regimental number6764
Place of birthGrange South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBranch bank manager
AddressMedindie, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs A M Giles, Herbert Street, Medindie, South Australia
Enlistment date26 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 October 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsAddress incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as Menindie, South Australia.

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