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George Gibson GROSE

Regimental number22514
Place of birthBuckrabanyule Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationRepairer
AddressNortham, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, W Grose, Buckrabanyule, Victoria
Enlistment date5 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 23, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/133/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 11 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialVignacourt British Cemetery (Plot VI, Row B, Grave No. 4), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
16
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Charlton Cemetery, Victoria. Parents: William (d. 23 February 1919, aged 66; bu. Charlton Cemetery) and Mary (d. 23 October 1930, aged 72; bu. Charlton Cemetery) GROSE, 'The Elms', Buckrabanyule, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Age at death30

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