The AIF Project

James Lionel DAVIES

Regimental number7
Place of birthUnley, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBootmaker
Addressc/o W.S. Smith, 'Elonara', Adam Street, Wynnum, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation42
Height5' 8"
Weight135 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs L.C. Davies, c/o W.S. Smith, 'Elonara', Adam Sreet, Wynnum, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date24 February 1915
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name25th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 January 1916
Discharge date20 April 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HS 'Karoola', 20 January 1916; discharged (medically unfit: pulmonary tuber), Brisbane, 20 April 1916.

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

Death attributed to War Service.
Date of death19 November 1938
SourcesNAA: B2455, DAVIES James Lionel

Print format