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Regimental number1085
Place of birthGrays Gravesend, England
SchoolTilbury Council School, Essex, England
Age on arrival in Australia19
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShip stoker
Address9 Sydney Road, Tilbury Docks, Essex, England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Ann Greaves, 9 Sydney Road, Tilbury Docks, Essex, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date15 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, C Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 26 July 1916
Place of death or woundingnear Albert, France
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialWarloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row B, Grave No. 26), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Arthur and M. GREAVES, 9 Sydney Road, Tilbury Docks, Essex, England

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