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Daniel Brodie DAVIS

Regimental number3016A
Place of birthAnthony, Queensland
SchoolWallumbilla, Greenmount and Miles Schools, Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationRailway employee
AddressAllora, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Richard Davis, Stationmaster, Allora, Queensland
Enlistment date30 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Work near Warfusee-Abancourt on 8 August 1918.
Recommendation date: 25 August 1918

FateKilled in Action 29 August 1918
Place of death or woundingRiver, Somme, France
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialAssevillers New British Cemetery (Plot II, Row E, Grave No. 1), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
118
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Greenmount Cemetery, Cambooya Shire, Queensland. Parents: Richard and Agnes (b. 10 March 1863; d. 11 December 1922; bu. Greenmount Cemetery) DAVIS, Allora, Queensland.
Family/military connectionsCousin
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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