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Clement Joseph McGRATH

Regimental number2725
Place of birthYass, New South Wales
SchoolEuralia Yass Public School, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressEuralie, Yass, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, J J McGrath, Euralie, Yass, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
FateDied of wounds 15 April 1916
Place of death or woundingBois Grenier, near Armentieres, France
Age at death20.4
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialBailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 186), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
86
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: J.J. and Sarah Jane McGRATH, Euralie, Yaas, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2440 Pte Patrick Michael McGRATH, 56th Bn, returned to Australia, 22 December 1918.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

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

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