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Bertie Daniel MILES

Regimental number5799
Place of birthEmerald Hill, South Melbourne, Victoria
SchoolChurch of England Grammar School, Enfield, England
ReligionChurch of England
Address56 Grandison Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinWife, Mrs. C.F. Miles, 70 Wilson Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed with the Cape Artillery in the Boer War, 1899-1902.
Enlistment date23 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 3 July 1916
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 May 1919
Place of death or wounding1st AGH, Heidelberg, Victoria
Date of death24 August 1919
Age at death41
Age at death from cemetery records41
Place of burialNot listed. Place of Death, Melbourne
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Husband of Katherine Flora MILES, Moonee Ponds, Victoria. Plaque in Garden of Remembrance, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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