The AIF Project

William Herbert GILES

Regimental number18
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, W E Giles, George Street, Queens Park, Western Australia
Enlistment date14 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 3 May 1919

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