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Loch James GRAY

Regimental number4204
Place of birthTaylor's Arm, Nambucca River, New South Wales
SchoolState School, Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, J Gray, Collington, Naringa via Esk, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date1 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 3 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 24 July 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death20.3
Place of burialDaours Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
56
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Mary GRAY "Greenfield", Colinton, Queensland. Native of Taylor's Arm, Nambucca River, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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