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Edward George GRIFFITHS

Regimental number27591
Place of birthAscot Vale Victoria
ReligionCongregational
OccupationCarpenter
Address29 Mascoma Street, Ascot Vale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs C Griffiths, 29 Mascoma Street, Ascot Vale, Victoria
Enlistment date22 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column 1, Reinforcement 20
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/89/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Listed on Ascot Vale State School Roll of Honour.
Family/military connectionsBrother: 11758 Driver Ernest GRIFFITHS, 3rd Motor Transport Company, returned to Australia, 9 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death22 March 1937
Place of burialCheltenham Memorial Park Cemetery

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