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Robert Cuthbert Grieve
Birth: Jun. 19, 1889
Brighton
Victoria, Australia
Death: Oct. 4, 1957
Melbourne
Victoria, Australia

World War I British Victoria Cross Medal Recipient. He served as a Captain in the 37th Battalion, Victoria AIF. On June 7, 1917, during an attack on a German a position at Messines, Belgium, Captain Grieve located two enemy machine gun nest and single handedly charged killing both crews. He then reorganized his men and advanced capturing the original objective of the attack. For most conspicuous bravery, he was awarded the Victoria Cross Medal in early 1918. Crimea War Victoria Cross Medal recipient Sergeant Major John Grieve, was his great uncle. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  John Grieve (____ - 1889)
  Annie Deas Brown Grieve (____ - 1930)
 
 Spouse:
  May Isabel Bowman Grieve (1880 - 1929)*
 
 Sibling:
  John Whyte Grieve (____ - 1948)*
  Robert Cuthbert Grieve (1889 - 1957)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Springvale Botanical Cemetery
Springvale
Greater Dandenong City
Victoria, Australia
Plot: Presbyterian, Compartment C, Section 15, Grave 28
 
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Record added: Aug 16, 2003
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Robert Cuthbert Grieve
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