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Oliver Leopold DAVEY

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ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSurveyor
AddressPalace Hotel, Argent Street, Broken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, Mrs. Mary Olive Davey, Moonta Mines, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed for 16 years in the 3rd Australian Light Horse Regiment.
Enlistment date21 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentLT (QM)
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1914
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Re-embarked from Melbourne on board HMAT A58 'Kabinga', 8 May 1916, as Lt, 3rd Light Horse Regiment, 17th Reinforcement.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, DAVEY Oliver Leopold

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