We remember John Gration

We remember John Gration

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Timeline

Timeline

1882
birth Footscray, Melbourne, Victoria Australia Source:8839589 Source:8259298 1882
1915
location 63 Hyde Street, Footscray, Melbourne, Victoria Australia parents address Source:8259298 5th January 1915
1915
service Australian Imperial Force Private 1750 Australian Infantry 6th Battalion Source:8259298 6th January 1915 - 3rd November 1916
1915
dates Age 33 Source:8259298 6th January 1915
1915
employment Driver Not known Melbourne, Victoria Australia Source:8259298 6th January 1915
1915
enlistment Melbourne, Victoria Australia Source:8259298 6th January 1915
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:8259298 27th May 1915 - 12th July 1915
1915
hospitalisation Influenza and an abdominal hernia Hospital/Institution Source:8259298 12th July 1915 - 18th November 1915
1916
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8259298 21st August 1916 - 4th September 1917
1916
service Australian Imperial Force Private 1750 Australian Infantry 8th Machine Gun Battalion Source:8259298 4th November 1916 - 24th November 1916
1916
service Australian Imperial Force Private 1750 Australian Infantry 2nd Machine Gun Battalion Source:8259298 25th November 1916 - 4th January 1918
1916
hospitalisation Venereal disease Hospital/Institution Source:8259298 28th November 1916 - 10th December 1916
1917
dates Age 35 Source:8839596 26th July 1917
1917
marriage Rachel Elizabeth Gration nee Moggridge Source:8839601 26th July 1917 - 1922
1918
dates Age 36 Source:8259298 4th January 1918
1918
discharge Source:8259298 4th January 1918
1922
dates Age 40 Source:8839601 1922
1923
marriage Minnie Elizabeth Gration nee Fanner Source:8839601 1923
1923
dates Age 41 Source:8839601 1923
1966
dates Age 84 Source:8259298 9th April 1966
1966
location 10 Lyons Avenue, Frankston, Melbourne, Victoria Australia their own address Source:8259298 9th April 1966
1970
dates Age 88 Source:8839589 24th November 1970
1970
death Not War Related John Gration died some 52 years after the ending of the Great War. He was 88. Melbourne, Victoria Australia Source:8839589 24th November 1970
burial Springvale Botanical Cemetery Non-War Cemetery Princes Highway, Springvale, Melbourne, Victoria Australia Source:8839118

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John
Initials J
Last Name Gration
Source 8259298
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
10 Lyons Avenue, Frankston, Melbourne, Victoria Australia their own address known 9th April 1966
63 Hyde Street, Footscray, Melbourne, Victoria Australia parents address known 5th January 1915
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Australian Imperial Force 1750 Australian Infantry 6th Battalion Private
Australian Imperial Force 1750 Australian Infantry 8th Machine Gun Battalion Private
Australian Imperial Force 1750 Australian Infantry 2nd Machine Gun Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Marie Gration nee Kidner mother
Samuel Gration father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Rachel Elizabeth Gration nee Moggridge wife 26th July 1917
Minnie Elizabeth Gration nee Fanner wife 1923
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Unreadable word Brown Black
DateHeightSource
1915-01-06 5'11"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-01-06 Methodist

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Official Records

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Australian ANZACs from the National Archives of Australia

External Evidence

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Grave of 1750 Private John Gration Keith22624
Marriages Recorded Holborn Registration District London Keith22624
Passenger Lists leaving UK 1890-1960 Transcription Keith22624
John Gration Family Tree Keith22624

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John Gration's Grave Marker Keith22624
Letter From the 84-Year-Old John Gration Keith22624

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