John William GRAFE

Regimental number3182
Place of birthNew Hindmarsh South Australia
ReligionChurch of Christ
OccupationPlumbers assistant
AddressYoung Avenue, New Hindmarsh, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Grafe, Young Avenue, New Hindmarsh, South Australia
Enlistment date29 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 2 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 April 1916
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialHindmarsh Cemetery, South Australia
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Louis and Mrs S GRAFE, Young Street, Hindmarsh, South Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2918 Pte Kingsley Cleveland Marshall GRAFE, 50th Bn, killed in action, 25 April 1918.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal