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Hugh Davies JOHN

Regimental number3123
Place of birthGressilly, Pembroke, England
Place of birthCresselly, Pembrokeshire, Wales
SchoolTenby County School, England
Other trainingFarm in Australia
Age on arrival in Australia17
ReligionChurch of England
AddressDylialing, Warren Road, East Katanning, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinUncle, T John, Elm Grove, Penally, Pembrokeshire, Wales
Enlistment date25 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 13 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied in Hospital at Sittingborne, Kent.
FateDied of disease 30 October 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialMinwere (St. Wonan) Churchyard, Wales
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Davies and Sarah Catherine JOHN
Family/military connectionsThree cousins; Benjamin Davies John, Joseph Davies John, and Albert Benjamin John.

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