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Reginald GROVES

Regimental number6525
Place of birthManchester, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressEdgley Moore Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs. E.M. Grove, 25 Mooreland Street, Stockport, England
Enlistment date11 July 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 7), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
176
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred and Eva GROVES
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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