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Giovanne GRASSO

Regimental number1655
Place of birthMessena Italy
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFishmonger
AddressMelbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Agila Migaoli Salitta, 11 Barmattino Street, Traverso, Messina, Italy
Enlistment date2 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name51st Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/68/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 17 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 July 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt Giovanni Grasso on NR
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death21 November 1974

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