Walter Charles Raymond (Wally) GILES

GILES, Walter Charles Raymond

Service Number: 4118
Enlisted: 5 April 1915, Liverpool, New South Wales
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 53rd Infantry Battalion
Born: Randwick, New South Wales, 26 February 1895
Home Town: Randwick, Randwick, New South Wales
Schooling: Randwick Public School
Occupation: Bricklayer
Died: War service related, Harris Park, New South Wales, 3 September 1958, aged 63 years
Cemetery: Not yet discovered
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World War 1 Service

5 Apr 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 4118, Liverpool, New South Wales
8 Mar 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 4118, 17th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
8 Mar 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 4118, 17th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Star of England, Sydney
9 Oct 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 53rd Infantry Battalion
25 Apr 1918: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 4118, 53rd Infantry Battalion, Villers-Bretonneux, Gassed
21 Jul 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, SN 4118, 53rd Infantry Battalion

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Biography contributed by Alison Giles

Walter was  a member of the 14th Brigade Band and was also a stretcher bearer on the front line.