William Boyd Griffiths

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William Boyd Griffiths
Personal Information
Date of Birth 14 Feb 1919
Place of Birth Armadale, Western Australia
Death 29 Jul 1991, aged 72
Place of Death Queens Park, Western Australia
Address Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Next of Kin , V Griffiths
Military Information
Reg Number WX1964
Date of Enlistment 7 Apr 1940
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 2/32nd Australian Infantry Battalion
Post War Details

Pre War

War Service

In 1939 was working on a casual basis with the Western Australian government Railways in Kalgoorlie, which is where he enlisted.

Discharged 27 May 1943

Post War

In 1949 Bill married Barbara Dorothy Merle McCourt (b. 19190, and they had a daughter. Barbara died 26 Aug 1998 in Quinns Rock.

Electoral Roll entries: 1943 at 9 Bourke street, Leederville, no occupation; 1954 at 22 Chalmers street, East Fremantle, surgical fitter; 1958 - 1963 at 9 Bourke street, North Perth, limb maker; 1968 - 1980 at 72 Beryl street, Balcatta, surgical fitter.


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