William McGRATH

Regimental number268
ReligionChurch of England
Address175 Clarendon Street, South Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs L E McGrath, c/o R Gainer, Morgan Lane, Borken Hill
Enlistment date23 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 25 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross

Refers 2 November 1917.
Recommendation date: "Unspecified"

FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919

Military Cross

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 137
Date: 30 August 1918

Other detailsMedals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal