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Walter MILES

Regimental number348
Date of birth25 December 1884
Place of birthSummerfield, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationJoiner
AddressPrairie via Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, John Miles, Prairie, Victoria
Enlistment date30 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentAble Bodied Driver
Unit name1st Royal Australian Naval Bridging Train
AWM Embarkation Roll numberMIS34.12.1.RANBT1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board A39 Port Macquarie on 4 June 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll348A
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 319 Able Bodied Driver Alfred Ernest MILES, 1st Royal Australian Naval Bridging Train, returned to Australia 6 June 1918.
Date of death27 December 1958
Place of burialBendigo, Victoria

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