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John Francis HARGRAVES

Regimental numberR5282
Place of birthLaunceston Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs M G Cumming, Dandenong Road, Armadale, Victoria
Enlistment date18 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 6, Reinforcement 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/34/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 1 August 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll5282
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1045 Gunner Arthur Willian [true name Ambrose William] HARGRAVES, 1st Field Artillery Brigade, killed in action, 31 July 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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