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Frederick HARGRAVE

Regimental number5807
Date of birth1870
Place of birthArmidale, New South Wales
SchoolArmidale Public School; then Newington College, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorse driver
Address12 Fitzroy Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinBrother, William Oscar Hargrave, Fig Tree Point, Kembla, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour Circular'Nephew of the late Judge Hargrave also of the late Crown Solicitor John Williams. Belonged to one of the old pioneer families on New England.' Details from Brother
FateDied of wounds 19 September 1917
Place of death or woundingMessines, Belgium
Place of burialMenin Road South Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row AI, Grave No. II), Ypres, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Frances HARGRAVE. Native of Armidale, New South Wales
Family/military connections2 cousins killed at Gallipoli
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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