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George Albert Percy GROVES

Regimental number2084
Place of birthHarrow Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address5 Yilgarn Street, Beaconsfield, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, John William Groves, 5 Yilgarn Street, Beaconsfield, Western Australia
Enlistment date16 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 26 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 13 August 1916
Place of burialWarloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot VII, Row B, Grave No. 41), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
145

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