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John Percival GRANT

Regimental number1828
Place of birthPerth Western Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Beatrice Rosa Grant, Brunswick PO, Brunswick, Western Australia
Enlistment date27 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 9 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 December 1916
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row B, Grave No. 16), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
123
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Hugh and Beatrice GRANT, Peninsula Road, Maylands, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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