Colin Frank GROCKE

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GROCKE, Colin Frank

Service Number: SX15851
Enlisted: 31 December 1941, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd/7th Independent Company
Born: Loxton, South Australia, Australia, 1 January 1922
Home Town: Woodville, Charles Sturt, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Accidental, New Guinea, 21 February 1943, aged 21 years
Cemetery: Lae War Cemetery
(K. A. 5.) Lae War Cemetery and Memorial., Lae War Cemetery, Lae, Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea
Memorials: Adelaide WW2 Wall of Remembrance, Australian Commando Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Keswick "M" and Z" Special Units Independent Companies & Commando Squadrons Memorial, Tanunda War Memorial
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Private, SN SX15851
31 Dec 1941: Enlisted Private, SN SX15851, Adelaide, South Australia
31 Dec 1941: Enlisted Adelaide, SA
21 Feb 1943: Involvement Private, SN SX15851, 2nd/7th Independent Company

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