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Regimental number5831
Place of birthBirmingham England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTramway employe
AddressKew, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Fanny Grove, 59 Peele Street, Kew, Victoria
Enlistment date9 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 October 1918
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialCalvaire Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Henrietta Grove; husband of Fanny GROVE, 'Cradley', Willsmere Road, Kew, Victoria. Native of Birmingham
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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