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John Robert GRAY

Regimental number30009
Place of birthUpper Hawthorn, Victoria
SchoolSurry Hills State School, Victoria
AddressSuffolk Road, Surrey Hills, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Gray, Suffolk Road, Surrey Hills, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date9 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 120
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/136/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 3 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 21 June 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death29
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialBapaume Australian Cemetery (Row C, Grave NO. 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Emma GRAY, "Fovant", Albany Crescent, Surrey Hills, Victoria. Native of Hawthorn
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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