The AIF Project

Vernon GRIFFITHS

Place of birthKnighton Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTraveller
AddressArthur Street, Roma, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Griffiths, Arthur Street, Roma, Queensland
Enlistment date14 August 1915
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name31st Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Anz Cyclists
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and gazetted, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30448 (28 December 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57 (18 April 1918).

FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1918
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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