The AIF Project

Francis Henry GRIFFITHS

Regimental number7732
Date of birth18 December 1895
Place of birthGympie, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Height5' 8.5"
Weight142 lbs
Next of kinFather, Mr F H Griffiths, Nanango, via Gympie, Queensland
Enlistment date3 January 1918
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 26th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 28 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 November 1919
Discharge date13 February 1920
Family/military connectionsBrother: 15244 Corporal Harold Joseph GRIFFITHS, 49th Bn, returned to Australia, 12 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Aeneas', 22 November 1919; disembarked Sydney, 12 January 1920; discharged, Brisbane, 13 February 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Print format