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William Percy Herman GRIEBENOW

Regimental number2832
Place of birthBerwick, Victoria
SchoolState School
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressOrbost, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Wm Fredk Griebenow, Orbost, Victoria
Enlistment date20 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularWas a member of the school cadets
FateDied of wounds 25 August 1918
Place of death or woundingBray, Somme Sector, France
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialBray Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row BI, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
128
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Mr. W.and Cristina GRIEBENOW, Orbost, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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