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John VILES

Regimental number2830
Place of birthOrange New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationRailway clerk
Address3 Nowraine Road, Summer Hill, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs M I Viles, 3 Nowraine Road, Summer Hill, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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