Ernest Albert Griffiths

Ernest Albert Griffiths

Male 1873 - 1954  (80 years)

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  • Name Ernest Albert Griffiths 
    Nickname Sonny 
    Born 7 Oct 1873  Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    War Service 23 Jul 1915  World War One Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Enlisted in the AIF (Austrlian Imperial Force) and served in the 11th Field Artillery Brigade returning to Australia on 13 April 1917. 
    Ernest Albert Griffiths Military Service Record
    Ernest Albert Griffiths Military Service Record
    Ernest Albert Griffiths Enlistment and Service record. He joined the Australian Imperial Force on 23/7/15 and served in the 11th field Artillery Brigate until he returned to Australia on 13 April 1917.
    Ernest Albert Griffiths Summary of World War One Military Service
    Ernest Albert Griffiths Summary of World War One Military Service
    Summakry of 4947 Ernest Albert Griffiths Military Service during World War One
    Field Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 7 Embarkation Details
    Field Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 7 Embarkation Details
    Field Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 7 Embarkation Details
    AWM Roll number 13/31/2
    Ernest Albert Griffiths
    Ernest Albert Griffiths
    Gunner Ernest Albert Griffiths, Service No. 4947, 11th field Artillery Brigade. born Launceston, Tasmania Australia, son of Thomas Griffiths , occupation prior to enlistment Brewer, Tamar Brewery, Launceston Tas, Enlisted 23 July 1915 at Claremont, Tasmania, Served in Egypt and France, returned to Australia, 09 June 1917 aboard the Barambah, Died 10 September 1954.
    Occupation 23 Jul 1915  Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Brewer, Tamar Brewery, Launceston, Tasmania 
    Military Honours 1922  World War One Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    1914/15 Star No. 2477
    British War Medal No. 2102
    Victory Medal No. 2102 
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Will Launceston, Tasmania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Will of Ernest Albert Griffiths
    Will of Ernest Albert Griffiths
    Will of Ernest Albert Griffiths
    Died 10 Sep 1954  Launceston, Tasmania, Australlia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried 13 Sep 1954  Carr Villa Memorial Park Monumental Cemetery, 36 nunamina Ave, Kings Meadows, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Carr Villa Memorial Park Cemetery
    Carr Villa Memorial Park Cemetery
    Carr Villa Memorial park Cemetery is located at Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
    Person ID I10836  Tucker Family Tree
    Last Modified 21 Oct 2015 

    Father Thomas Griffiths,   b. 1844,   d. 20 Apr 1891  (Age 47 years) 
    Mother Mary Sullivan,   d. 22 Jan 1920, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 29 Jun 1870  Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F3420  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Blanche Selina Galvin 
    Married 11 Feb 1918  St Marys Cathedral, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. B.F. Griffiths
    Last Modified 28 May 2011 
    Family ID F3421  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Oct 1873 - Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Brewer, Tamar Brewery, Launceston, Tasmania - 23 Jul 1915 - Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - - Launceston, Tasmania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Sep 1954 - Launceston, Tasmania, Australlia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 13 Sep 1954 - Carr Villa Memorial Park Monumental Cemetery, 36 nunamina Ave, Kings Meadows, Tasmania, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S6] Tasmanian Pioneers, Archives Office of Tasmania, (The Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology in Association with the Archives Office of Tasmania) (Reliability: 2), 7 Oct 1873.
      Surname Griffiths, Given Names Ernest Albert, Event Birth, Sex male, Father Thomas, Mother Sullivan Mary, Registration Place Launceston, Event Date 07 Oct
      Event year 1873, Registration Year 1873, Registration Number 1473, RGD Number 33

    2. [S34] National Archives of Australia (Reliability: 3), 23 Jul 1915.
      See attached World War 1 Military Service Record

    3. [S34] National Archives of Australia (Reliability: 3), 23 Jul 1915.
      See attached World War 1 Military Service Record.

    4. [S98] State Library of Tasmania (Reliability: 2), 10 Sep 1954.
      [Will No. 10806] Griffiths, Ernest Albert
      In the Supreme Court of Tasmania, be it known that Ernest Albert Griffiths of 21 South St Launceston in Tasmania, War Pension died on the 10th Day of September 1954.

    5. [S97] Carr Villa Memorial Park Cemetery (Reliability: 3), 13 Sep 1954.
      Record Details
      Given Names Ernest Albert, Surname Griffiths, Age 80, Date of Death 10 Sep 1954, Date of Service 13 Sep 1954, Area Monumental Cemetery, Location A8, Number 353.00

    6. [S6] Tasmanian Pioneers, Archives Office of Tasmania, (The Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology in Association with the Archives Office of Tasmania) (Reliability: 2), 29 Jun 1870.
      Surname Griffiths, Given names Thomas, Age Adult, Sex Male, Event Marriage, Spouse Surname Sullivan, Spouse Given Names mary, Spouse Age Adult, Registration Place Launceston, Event Date 29 jun, Event Year 1870, Registraton year 1870, Registration Number 449, RGD Number 37

    7. [S10] Tasmanian Federation Index, Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages Tasmania, (Macbeth Genealogical Services Pty Ltd) (Reliability: 2), 11 Feb 1918.
      Surname Griffiths, Given Names Ernest Albert, Event marriage, spouse Surname Galvin, Sopuse Given Names Blanche Selina, Date 11 Feb 1918, Sex Male, Place St marys Cathedral Hobart, Registration year 1918, Registration Number 415


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