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Arthur GRIFFIN

Regimental number5102
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationWhipmaker
Address8 Leichhardt Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J Griffin, 8 Leichhardt Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Makarini on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 5 May 1918
Place of burialEbblinghem Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row E, Grave No. 19), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
29
Family/military connectionsBrother: 4010 Pte Charles GRIFFIN, 5th Light Horse Field Ambulance, returned to Australia, 26 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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