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William Arthur DAVIS

Regimental number1464
Place of birthAston, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressBookabie, West Coast, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Davis, Bookabie, West Coast, South Australia
Enlistment date4 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A56 Palermo on 29 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis. Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1 May 1981
Age at death88
Place of burialBerri Cemetery, South Australia

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