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Joseph Thomas MILLER

Regimental number2203
Place of birthCassilis, New South Wales
SchoolBorambil Public School, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressCassilis, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Mr John Miller, Cassilis, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date6 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A44 Vestalia on 11 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 16 April 1917
Place of death or woundingLagnicourt, France
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialGrevillers British Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
89
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Catherine MILLER, Mount Miller, Cassilis, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1970 Pte Walter James MILLER, 17th Bn, returned to Australia, 15 February 1918; died 17 July 1922 as a result of gas poisoning.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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