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Miles Nuel TURNER

Regimental number192
Place of birthColac, Victoria
SchoolNalangil State School, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressNalangil, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, John Turner, Nalangil, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date22 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 7 August 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death24
Place of burialShell Green Cemetery (Plot I, Row I, Grave No. 13), Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
4
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Colac Cemetery, Victoria. Photo: Ian Marr
Family/military connectionsCousin: James B. White, killed on 4th October 1917, France.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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