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William Rees DAVIES

Regimental number3615
Place of birthWoonona New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationStudent
Address74 Corunna Road, Stanmore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, William Davies, Balgownie, South Coast, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 2 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death12 November 1994
Age at death96
Place of burialCremated: Northern Suburbs Crematorium, Sydney, New South Wales

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