(Service number 83220)
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|Date||14 June 1886||Place of Birth||Edinburgh, Scotland|
|Address at Enlistment||Wai-iti Avenue, Timaru|
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|Next of Kin||Mrs E. GRIFFITHS (wife), 137 College Street West, Palmerston North|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
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|Date||26 November 1968||Age||82 years|
|Place of Death||Auckland|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Glenfield Cemetery|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Herbert Griffiths married Elsie Vera Drew on 19 June 1914 at Palmerston north, New Zealand. Late in 1917 he was drawn in the Second Ballot for Second Division Class A drafts.
Timaru Herald, 4 December 1917 (Papers Past) [08 August 2015]; Undertaker’s Records [21 December 2019]; Glenfield Cemetery headstone transcription [28 December 2019]
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