We remember Sydney Benjamin Gration

We remember Sydney Benjamin Gration

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Timeline

Timeline

1891
birth Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria Australia Source:8259303 May 1891
1913
marriage Wilhelminia Olive Gration nee Holden Source:8836666 1913
1916
employment Electrical Wireman Not known Melbourne, Victoria Australia Source:8259303 12th April 1916
1916
location 143 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria Australia their own address Source:8259303 12th April 1916
1916
dates Age 24 Source:8259303 12th April 1916
1916
location 48 Lilydale Grove, Auburn, Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria Australia their own address Source:8259303 20th August 1916
1916
enlistment Seymour, Victoria Australia Source:8259303 21st August 1916
1916
service Australian Imperial Force Private 5820 Australian Infantry 23rd Battalion Source:8259303 21st August 1916 - 3rd August 1917
1916
dates Age 25 Source:8259303 21st August 1916
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8259303 17th June 1917 - 26th November 1917
1917
service Australian Imperial Force Sapper 5820 Australian Royal Engineers 14th Field Company Source:8259303 4th August 1917 - 15th May 1919
1917
location 24 William Street, Glenferrie, Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria Australia their own address Source:8259303 28th August 1917
1919
discharge Source:8259303 15th May 1919
1919
dates Age 28 Source:8259303 15th May 1919
hospitalisation Sydney suffered a number of illnesses and injuries. They are listed as a "Story" in his Timeline. Hospital/Institution Source:8259303
1970
dates Age 79 Source:8836664 1970
1970
death Unknown Mont Park was the site of hospitals for "psychiatric and related illnesses." Sydney Benjamin Gration therefore probably died in what was once termed an asylum. He was in his 79th year. Mont Park, Melbourne, Victoria Australia Source:8836664 1970

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Sydney Benjamin
Initials SB
Last Name Gration
Source 8259303
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
143 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria Australia their own address known 12th April 1916
24 William Street, Glenferrie, Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria Australia their own address known 28th August 1917
48 Lilydale Grove, Auburn, Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria Australia their own address known 20th August 1916
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Australian Imperial Force 5820 Australian Infantry 23rd Battalion Private
Australian Imperial Force 5820 Australian Royal Engineers 14th Field Company Sapper
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Catherine Mary Gration nee Bailey mother
Benjamin Gration father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Wilhelminia Olive Gration nee Holden wife 1913
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fair Blue Fair
DateHeightSource
1916-08-21 5'4"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1916-04-12 Roman Catholic

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Australian ANZACs from the National Archives of Australia

External Evidence

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Ancestry.com Historical Records and Person Search Keith22624
AncientFaces Website - Sydney Benjamin Gration Family Tree Keith22624
University of New South Wales – The AIF Project Keith22624
The Wikipedia Entry on Mont Park Asylum Keith22624
The Victorian Places Website Entry on Mont Park Asylum Keith22624

Multimedia

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An Australian Imperial Force Cap Badge Keith22624

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