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James Joseph McGRATH

Regimental number3180
Place of birthJunee New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSalesman
AddressBongilla, McArthur Parade, Dulwich Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, J McGrath, Bongilla, McArthur Parade, Dulwich Hill, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollRegimental Quartermaster Sergaent
Unit from Nominal RollA. Staging Camp
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Date of death4 January 1964
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis

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