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Herbert George GRIEVES

Regimental number376
Place of birthYass, New South Wales
OccupationRailway employee
AddressPango, Coolalie, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, M J Grieves, Banga, Coolallie, New South Wales
Enlistment date26 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 19 May 1915
Date of death19 May 1915
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot IV, Row A, Grave No. 46), Anzac, Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Matthew and Maria GRIEVES, The Elms, Grampian Street, Yass, New South Wales. Commemorated on Goulburn District Railway Employees Honor Roll, Goulburn Railway Station. Photo: Tim Rozitis
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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