honor role

Miles, John James

** 3525 Pte 16th Bn.

Born at Yorkshire, England, CoE.  Enlisted 9 August 1915 age 21, farm hand.  Nok father, John Richard Miles of Yorkshire, England.  Embarked at Fremantle   1 November 1915 per A24 Benalla.  Wounded three times in France; first to the left ear on 30 August 1916, second 11 April 1917 and the third was a gunshot wound to his thigh on 18 September 1918. Diagnosed with tuberculosis and RTA in December 1918 per Takada.  Service medals: 1914-1915 Star, BWM and VM. Cottesloe and district Honour Rolls.