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Alfred HARGRAVE

Regimental number3126
Place of birthHindmarsh, South Australia
SchoolReynella School, South Australia
ReligionBaptist
OccupationFarm hand
AddressWagin, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Seth Hargrave, Wagin, Western Australia
Enlistment date24 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 18 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateDied of disease 5 August 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialPuchevillers British Cemetery (Plot I, Row E, Grave No. 59), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
113
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Seth and Flora HARGRAVE, Tudhoe Street, Wagin, Western Australia. Native of South Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother: 922 Pte Oswald Clarence HARGRAVE, 12th Bn, returned to Australia, 10 June 1915; Uncle: 2926A Pte Arthur HARGRAVE MM, 50th Bn, returned to Australia, 12 March 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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