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George Risden GRIMWADE

Regimental number3188
Place of birthBalaclava Victoria
Other NamesGeorge Risdon
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMedical student
Address344 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Norton Grimwade, 344 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military serviceMelbouren University Rifles
Enlistment date22 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Field Ambulance, Section A
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A31 Ajana on 4 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Ambulance
FateKilled in Action 23 September 1915
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 34), Anzac, Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Phelia GRIMWADE, 342/6 Flinders Lane, Melbourne
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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