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George William DAVIS

Regimental number1689
Place of birthRaglan, Victoria
SchoolRaglan
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressBeaufort PO, Beaufort, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Height5' 7"
Weight135 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ann Rebecca Davis, Beaufort PO, Beaufort, Victoria
Enlistment date14 February 1916
Place of enlistmentBeaufort, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll58th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 August 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Place of death or woundingFrance
Place of burialRue-Du-Bois Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row G, Grave No. 20), Fleurbaix, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
165
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, DAVIS George William

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