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Thomas Henry GRIFFIN

Regimental number1453
Place of birthYorketown South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o John Griffin, William Street, Rosewater, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, John Griffin, William Street, Rosewater, South Australia
Enlistment date16 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1127 Pte Roy Charles Joseph GRIFFIN, 15th Light Horse Regiment, discharged on account of desertion, 21 July 1920.
Other details

Cause of death: tuberculosis

Name given in Burial Register as Thomas Henry GRIFFEN.
Date of death31 January 1926
Age at death33
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 7 West, Grave 3), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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