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Percy DAVIES

Regimental number21469
Place of birthWalsall, Engalnd
SchoolNational School, Walsall, England
Other trainingEngineering
Age on arrival in Australia17
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressPine Creek, Northern Territory
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, S S Davies, Pine Creek, Northern Territory
Enlistment date6 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 35th Battery
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board H.M.A.T. A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 3 October 1918
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialBellicourt British Cemetery (Plot V, Row L. Grave No. 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
17
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Sam Stephen and Kate Mary DAVIES, 16 Denmark Hill, Upper Hawthorn, Victoria. Native of Walsall, England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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