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Horace Arch. DAVIES

Regimental numberR1338
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressMcLeod Street, Ciarns, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Moses Llewellyn Davies, McLeod Street, Ciarns, Queensland
Enlistment date24 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 17 July 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Stated to be Horace Archibald Davies on NR
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialAdelaide Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 8), Villers-Bretonneux, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Moses Llewellyn and Catherine DAVIES, McLeod Street, Cairns, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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