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George Francis DAVIES

Regimental number58
Place of birthEast Adelaide, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationClerk
Address78 First Avenue, East Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Harriet Elizabeth Davies, 78 First Avenue, East Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date5 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 8 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialWarloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot VII, Row E, Grave No. 48), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
110
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Harriet Elizabeth DAVIES, 35 First Avenue, Royston Park, South Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother: 4694 Pte Howard Bruce DAVIES, Australian Army Pay Corps, returned to Australia, 5 March 1919.

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