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William Henry GRACE

Regimental number2902
Place of birthKent England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressStalworth, Proston, Wardai, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs Stella Mary Grace, Stalworth, Proston, Wardai, Queensland
Enlistment date5 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 13 April 1917
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialAchiet-Le-Grand Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 21), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
143
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: tom and Fanny GRACE; husband of Stella GRACE, "Sunnyside", Stalworth, Queensland. Native of England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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