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Percy DAVIES

Regimental number2674
Place of birthYork, Western Australia
SchoolQualin School
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressHillside, York, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, James Davies, Hillside, York, Western Australia
Previous military service88th Infantry
Enlistment date6 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 October 1917
Place of death or woundingZonnebeke, Belgium
Age at death19.3
Age at death from cemetery records19
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
137
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
aParents: James and Annie DAVIES, Qualin, York, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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