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Frank Rupert GRAINGER

Regimental number4214
Place of birthHindmarsh South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address425 Barker Road, Subiaco, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs R F Grainger, 425 Barker Road, Subiaco, Western Australia
Enlistment date6 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records17
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave No. 32), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Rosina GRAINGER, 22 parkes Street, West Perth, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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