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Victor William JAVENS

Regimental number2195
Place of birthMildenhall, England
SchoolPublic Schools, England
Age on arrival in Australia26
ReligionChurch of England
AddressPerth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, Mr Arthur Javens, Eriswell Farm, Kojonup West, Western Australia
Enlistment date27 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name51st Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/68/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 9 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularGiven name on RoHc spelt Victor
FateKilled in Action 3 August 1917
Place of death or woundingWornston, France
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialMessines Ridge British Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 38), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Arthur and Eliza JAVENS. Native of England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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