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Varney Eric Stanford DAVIS

Regimental number2523
Place of birthViolet Cottage
SchoolPublic School
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressViolet Cottage, Murrumbateman, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Johanna Davis, Violet Cottage, Murrumbateman, New South Wales
Enlistment date10 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 12 May 1918
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records22
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
160
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George Thomas and J.C. DAVIS, Violet Cottage, Yass, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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