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David Israel RILEY

Regimental number6394
Place of birthGeraldton Western Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBaker
AddressGeraldton, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, David Thomas Riley, Chapman Road, Geraldton, Western Australia
Enlistment date4 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 29 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2014 Pte Frank William RILEY, 11th Bn, died of wounds, 23 August 1916.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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