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Greig, James Thomas Richard (5941)

Place of Birth: Port Melbourne, VIC

Age: 24 years 8 months

Enlistment Details: Thursday, 25 May 1916 – Seymour, VIC

Service Number: 5941            view online service record

235 Princes Street
Port Melbourne, VIC

Next of Kin:
John Greig (father)
235 Princes Street
Port Melbourne, VIC

Embarkation Details:
Date: Monday, 2 October 1916
Ship: HMAT Nestor A71
Port: Melbourne, VIC
Unit: 22nd Infantry Battalion – 16th Reinforcements

RTA: Saturday, 26 July 1919
Discharged: Wednesday, 29 October 1919

Brother: George Edward Grieg
Brother-in-Law: Stuart Robert William Smith


  • Brian Membrey
    Posted October 31, 2016 11.50 am 0Likes

    ELECTRIC SPARKS (1919, September 6). Port Melbourne Standard (Vic. : 1914 – 1920), p. 3. Retrieved October 31, 2016, from

    “Pte. J. T. K. Greig is returning on the Demosthenes (expected on September 11) with his bride. They were married at Ilfracombe, North Devon, on April 10, 1919. He has been away three years in the A.M.C”.

  • Brian Membrey
    Posted July 10, 2017 5.57 pm 0Likes

    Cousin 7228, Alexander William HAIR, 134 Buckhurst Street, South Melbourne killed in action 3 May, 1917 after a tunnel he and three others were working collapsed; Hair and two others buried alive

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