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William James Robinson GRANT

Regimental number1834
Place of birthTantawanglo, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, Tantawanglo, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressTantawanglo PO via Candello, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, William Alfred Grant, Tantawanglo via Candello, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mongolia on 8 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 2 September 1916
Place of death or woundingDied Military Hospital, Randwick, Sydney, NSW
Date of death16 February 1917
Age at death19.6
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialWaverly Cemetery (6496), New South Wales
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
8
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of W.A. GRANT, Candelo, New South Wales. Native of New South Wales. Died at Military Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales

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