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Richard Howard Griffen GLENN

Regimental number2877
Place of birthMitcham, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine driver
AddressMain Road, Solomontown, Port Pirie, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, W Glen, Main Road, Solomontown, South Australia
Enlistment date3 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 21 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death29 January 1960
Age at death68
Place of burialGladstone Cemetery, South Australia

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