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Regimental number32304
Place of birthRochdale England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor driver
Address'Systenholme', Ensay, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, James W Gregson, 3 Henduff Place, Rochdale, Lancashire, England
Enlistment date20 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 8, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Osterley on 14 December 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 30 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialThe Huts Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row C, Grave NO. 18), Dickebusch, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Ann GREGSON, 17 Leamington Street, Rochdale, England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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