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Howard Fraser GRANT

Regimental number7077
Place of birthAlbury, New South Wales
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressChiltern, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Mr R Grant, Chiltern, Victoria
Enlistment date6 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 September 1918
Place of death or woundingMont St Quentin, France
Age at death20
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialRoisel Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row I, Grave No. II), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
128
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Eliza GRANT, 3 Manning Road, East Malvern, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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