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Richard Cornelius GRIFFITHS

Regimental number2619
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationPlumber
AddressWayville, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Nora Griffiths, Rose Terrace, Wayville, South Australia
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateDied of illness 25 July 1917
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialDernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot VI, Row F, Grave No. II), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
120
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Richard and Honora GRIFFITHS, Wayville, South Australia

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