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Full Name: Arthur Miles
Rank Last Held: Private
Forename(s): Arthur
Surname: Miles
War: World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.: 8/600
Gender: Male
First Known Rank: Private
Next of Kin: Mrs Susan Miles (mother), 13 Cutten Street, South Dunedin, New Zealand
Marital Status: Single
Enlistment Address: Glasgow Road, Dunedin, New Zealand
Military District: Otago
Body on Embarkation: Main Body
Embarkation Unit: Otago Infantry Battalion
Embarkation Date: 16 October 1914
Place of Embarkation: Port Chalmers, New Zealand
Vessel: Ruapehu or Hawkes Bay
Destination: Suez, Egypt
Page on Nominal Roll: 502
Last Unit Served: Otago Infantry Battalion
Place of Death: Malta to Gallipoli
Date of Death: 25 August 1915
Age at Death: 32
Year of Death: 1915
Cause of Death: Died of disease
Cemetery Name: Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta
Grave Reference: A. XII. 4.
Biographical Notes: Arthur Miles was the son of Thomas John and Susan Helena Miles, of 258A High St., Dunedin, New Zealand.
Archives NZ source: Military personnel file
Sources Used:
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL:
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