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Stanley WILES

Regimental number4741
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCabinetmaker
Address248 Elizabeth Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, W J Wiles c/o Simpson and Son, Angus Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date27 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 13 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 17 May 1918
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialHeilly Station Cemetery (Plot II, Row H, Grave No. 3), Mericourt, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
87
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Mr and Mrs William John WILES
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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