Ernest Clarke DAVIES

Birthplace
Roma
Resided
Toowoomba
Occupation
Fireman
Enlisted
17-August-1915
Place
Toowoomba
Age
23
Status
Single
Service No
4478
Rank
Private
Unit
9th Battalion,14th Reinforcements
Embarked
31-January-1916
Place
Brisbane
Active Service
Egypt, Western Front
Highest rank
No
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
How Died
Killed in action
Date
20 September 1917
Place
Ypres, Belgium
Cemetery or Memorial
Ypres Menin Gate Memorial, Belgium
Notes

Also named on Toowoomba Mothers’ Memorial, Toowoomba Railway Honour Board and P.A.F.S.O.A. Beaconsfield Lodge Honour Board.

 

Ernest Davies arrived in France in May 1916. In September 1917, three days after returning to Belgium from leave in England, he was killed in action near Ypres. He has no known grave.

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