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Roy Harold GRIFFIN

Regimental number3057
Place of birthCootamundra New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressAlstonville, Richmond River, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Daniel Griffin, Alstonville, Richmond River, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 October 1917
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3483 Pte Alfred Daniel GRIFFIN, 49th Bn, returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death9 February 1973
Place of burialPenrith Cemetery

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