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Henry Dalton GILES

Regimental number9356
Place of birthCanterbury, New Zealand
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCook
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Giles, 49 Waripoori Street, Wellington, New Zeland
Enlistment date3 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 January 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameSignal Troop 1, Reinforcement 18
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Morea on 30 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Divisional Signal Company
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 August 1969
Age at deathOmaka Cemetery, Blenheim, New Zealand

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