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George Maurice GRIFFIN

Regimental number22010
Place of birthBrighton, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationOrchardist
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37.3
Height5' 10.5"
Weight162 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Griffin, 51 New Street, Brighton Beach, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 23, Battery 107
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/133/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 4 June 1919
Discharge date31 August 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Mahia', 4 June 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 17 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 31 August 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Death attributed to War Service.
Date of death22 December 1932
Place of burialPoowong Cemetery, South Gippsland, Victoria

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