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Jesse Adams DAVIS

Regimental number1207
Place of birthBrisbane, Queensland
SchoolKangaroo Point State School, Brisbane, Queensland
ReligionBaptist
OccupationLedgerkeeper
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMrs C Davis c/o J Stickburry, 34 East Bank, Stanford, England
Enlistment date24 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of influenza and Pneumonia.
FateDied of disease 15 November 1918
Place of death or woundingMonk Video Hospital, Weymouth
Age at death27
Place of burialMelcombe Regis Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 3050), Dorset.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
65
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry Lee and Charlotte DAVIS, 59 Stanley Road, North Adelaide, South Australia. Born at Brisbane

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