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Albert William Granville (1913 - 1942)

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Albert William Granville
Born in Perth, Western Australia, Australiamap
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Died in New Guineamap
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ALBERT WILLIAM GRANVILLE (Granville-141)

PARENTS. Ivan Julian Claude Henry Granville & Rose Lily (Smeed) Granville

BIRTH. 23 Jul 1913, Perth, Western Australia, Australia

BIRTH. WA BDM Birth Reg: #1528/1913
Family name Granville
Given names Albert W
Place of birth Perth

WWII Service Record:
Name GRANVILLE, ALBERT WILLIAM
Service Australian Army
Service Number WX8065
Date of Birth 23 Jul 1913
Place of Birth PERTH, WA
Date of Enlistment 16 Aug 1940
Locality on Enlistment MORAWA, WA
Place of Enlistment CLAREMONT, WA
Next of Kin GRANVILLE, IVAN
Date of Death 8 Dec 1942
Rank Private
Posting on Death 2/16 AUSTRALIAN INFANTRY BATTALION
WW2 Honours and Gallantry None for display
Prisoner of War No
Roll of Honour MORAWA WA

DEATH. 8 Dec 1942, New Guinea

DEATH NOTICE. GRANVIILE (Albert William), killed in action, New Guinea, December 8, 1942 (returned, Syria), dearly loved son of Ivan and Rose Granville, Morawa, loving brother of Claude (RAAF), Phyllis (Mrs Lloyd), Elsie (Mrs Raymond), Helen (Mrs K. Rainer), Hope, Harold (AIF, abroad, returned Syria), Mavis (Mrs D Rainer), Walter (AIF) and Kenneth.


Commonwealth War Graves Commission:
Private GRANVILLE, ALBERT WILLIAM
Service Number WX8065
Died 08/12/1942
Aged 29
A.I.F. 2/16 Bn. Australian Infantry
Son of Ivan Julian Claude Henry and Rose Lily Granville, of Morawa, Western Australia.
Buried at PORT MORESBY (BOMANA) WAR CEMETERY
Location: Papua New Guinea
Cemetery/memorial reference: C5. E. 8.

Sources

  • Birth: WA BDM Birth Reg: #1528/1913


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