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William Clarence GRIFFIN

Regimental number7483
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionBaptist
OccupationLinesman
Address'Haydon', First avenue, Campsie, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Emily Griffin, 'Haydon,' First avenue, Campsie, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameDivisional Signal Company 1, Reinforcement 16
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/11/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Makarini on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Signal Company
FateReturned to Australia 10 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis (Grave nO. 1039), New South Wales
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
25
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Samuel and Emily GRIFFIN. Native of Alexandria, Sydney

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