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John Joseph GRAVES

Regimental number650
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
Address74 Cornish Street, Railway Town, Broken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Graves, 74 Cornish Street, Railway Town, Broken Hill, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board Transport A2 Geelong on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 February 1919
Medals

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 185
Date: 27 November 1918

Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: Croix de Guerre, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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