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George Edwin MILES

Regimental number3201
Place of birthMurtoa Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer's labourer
AddressEpping, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Ann Miles, Winiam via Nhill, Victoria
Enlistment date31 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 December 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3080 Driver William Henry MILES, 12th Field Artillery Brigade, died of disease, 12 November 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 December 1952
Place of burialBendigo Cemetery

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