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Alexander McGRATH

Regimental number10776
Place of birthClonmel, Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMotor bus conductor
Address8 Tucker Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, D McGrath, Abbey Farm, Clonmel, Tipperary, Ireland
Enlistment date7 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 August 1915
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 6, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
FateReturned to Australia 9 February 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)5th FAB
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death18 March 1967
SourcesNAA: B2455, McGRATH Alexander

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