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Geoffrey Austin Joseph Graves

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Canadian armed forces enlisment

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Identity

  • Title
    Lieut. Public - Peter - Researcher - 2 July 2018 - Military records
  • Forenames
    Geoffrey Austin Joseph AWMM
  • Surname
    Graves AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Peter - Researcher - 2 July 2018 - Military records

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    19 April 1893 AWMM NelsonTasman AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    enlisted in Saskatoun, Canada Public - Peter - Researcher - 2 July 2018 - Canadian enlistment form
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW1 Mrs Josephine Graves AWMM
    • his mother Public - Peter - Researcher - 2 July 2018 - Canadian enlistment form
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    attended Officer Training School in Oxfordshire UK Public - Peter - Researcher - 2 July 2018 - Military records
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 8 January 1915 AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    describes himself as 'gentleman' Public - Peter - Researcher - 2 July 2018 - Military records
  • Age on enlistment

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Lieutenant Public - Peter - Researcher - 2 July 2018 - Military records

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Son of Josephine Graves, of "Woodville," Potterne Rd., Devizes, Wilts, England, and the late Augustus E. Graves. An Intelligence Officer.

      Enlisted with the Canadian Over-seas Expeditionary Force, Jan 1915.

      Information used to create this record came from attestation paper: Canadian Over-seas Expeditionary Force AWMM
    • son of Augustus Edgar Graves [1856-1896] and Josephine Graves [nee Robinson] [1871-1924]. He had a sister Millicent Olive Bernard [nee Graves] Public - Peter - Researcher - 2 July 2018 - Family records
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    18 March 1916 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
  • Date of death
    • March 1916 Public - Peter - Researcher - 2 July 2018 - Family papers
    • 18 March 1916 Public - Peter - Researcher - 2 July 2018 - CWGC reference as GAJ Graves
  • Age at death
    22 Public - Peter - Researcher - 2 July 2018 - CWGC reference as GAJ Graves
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
    Menin Road Cemetery Public - Peter - Researcher - 2 July 2018 - CWGC reference as GAJ Graves
  • Memorial reference
    I D 23 Public - Peter - Researcher - 2 July 2018 - CWGC reference as GAJ Graves

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Menin Road South Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM

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Sources

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02 July 2018PeterNelson, NZResearcher

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