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Reginald DAVIS

Regimental number29512
Place of birthGeraldton, Western Australia
SchoolGeraldton State School, Geraldton, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPublic servant
AddressMarket Street, Guildford, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs M E Davis, Market Street, Guildford, Western Australia
Previous military serviceServed in the 8th Battery, Artillery
Enlistment date26 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 118
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/136/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 3 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 26 September 1917
Place of death or woundingMennin Road, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death31.6
Age at death from cemetery records31
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
16
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Murray and Mary Ellen DAVIS, Stirling Street, Guildord, Western Australia. Native of Geraldton, Western Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother: W.H. Davis, killed in action, 10th April, 1917 Brother: F.C. Davis, killed in action, 20th September, 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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