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Clifford Keith DAVIES

Regimental number34963
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
SchoolScotch College, Melbourne, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressWebster Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Davies, 'Norwood', Webster Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date13 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 27
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 9 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularMother listed his occupation on Roll of Honour circular as 'Gentleman'.
FateDied of disease 28 November 1918
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extenion (Block S, Plot IV, Row E, Grave No. 8), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
17
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Ballarat (New) Cemetery, Victoria. Inscription reads: 'Pro Deo et Patria'. Parents: Harry (8 March 1849-28 October 1914) and Mary (10 September 1958-17 April 1937) DAVIES, 'Ballater', Sturt Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Family/military connectionsCousin: 487 Corporal Alan Robertson SCOTT, 2nd Light Horse Regiment, died of wounds, 29 April 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Died of influenza.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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