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Herbert Matthew GRIGGS

Regimental number699
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressAvenue, East Malvern
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Griggs, Halston via Yarragon, Victoria
Enlistment date6 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A26 Armadale on 12 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 13 February 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Stated to be Mathew Herbert Griggs on NR
Date of death11 November 1947
Place of burialNyah Cemetery

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