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Homer Beattie DAVIES

Regimental number4473
Place of birthBalmain, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationNurseryman
Addressc/o Mrs Gilbert, Rosemont, Cheltenham Road, Croydon, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinStepbrother, A A Farrell, c/o Mrs Gilbert, Rosemont, Cheltenham Road, Croydon, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 September 1915
Place of enlistmentWarwick Farm, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Osterley on 15 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Division Headquarters
FateReturned to Australia 31 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 4474 Pte Bruce Sidney Spencer DAVIES, 2nd Bn, returned to Australia, 14 January 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death17 February 1943

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