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Percy Robert GROVER

Regimental number6517
Place of birthBeverley Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressMain Camp, Beverley, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, George Grover, Main Camp, Beverley, Western Australia
Enlistment date17 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 13 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateDied whilst a Prisoner of War 23 May 1917
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialHamburg Cemetery (Plot IV, Row H, Grave No. 8), Ohlsdorf, Germany
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Margaret GROVER, Beverley, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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