John Henry DAVIS

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DAVIS, John Henry

Service Number: 2128
Enlisted: 21 March 1915, Brisbane, Qld.
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 15th Infantry Battalion
Born: Braidwood, New South Wales, Australia, 8 October 1886
Home Town: Braidwood, New South Wales
Schooling: Braidwood Public School, New South Wales
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, Gallipoli, 8 August 1915, aged 28 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Braidwood War Memorial, Lone Pine Memorial to the Missing
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World War 1 Service

21 Mar 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2128, 15th Infantry Battalion, Brisbane, Qld.
12 Jun 1915: Involvement Private, SN 2128, 15th Infantry Battalion
12 Jun 1915: Embarked Private, SN 2128, 15th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Karoola, Brisbane
8 Aug 1915: Involvement Private, SN 2128, 15th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
8 Aug 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2128, 15th Infantry Battalion, The August Offensive - Lone Pine, Suvla Bay, Sari Bair, The Nek and Hill 60 - Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Son of Seth and Sarah Davis