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William GILES

Regimental number7241
Place of birthAlbert Park Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationIronmoulder
AddressCollingwood, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, E Giles, 52 Holmes Street, Brunswick, Victoria
Enlistment date21 December 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 19 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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