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Horace GRAINGER

Regimental number2399
Place of birthDevonport Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressDevonport, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinSister, Mrs Violet Ivory, Lower Barrington, Tasmania
Enlistment date20 May 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 May 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 4 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal RollArtillery Details
FateReturned to Australia 9 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2401 Driver Thomas Henry GRAINGER, 4th Divisional Ammunition Column, returned to Australia, 31 March 1919.
Date of death15 February 1968
Place of burialCornelian Bay Cemetery

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