Douglas Abraham Griffiths

Born : 20th February 1915 - Erdington, Birmingham
Died : 2nd December 2002 - in John Taylor Hospice in Erdington, Birmigham

Married Florence Beatrice Smith in 1941 at Bolam, while stationed in Northumberland.

Served with Eight Army in North Africa and Italy as a Tank Transporter driver (Diamond T).

When he left the services he became a lorry driver at Knocks Brichyard, and then a crane driver at Cincinatti-Milicron in Birmingham.

1939-45 STAR

Country: United Kingdom1939 - 45 Star This star was given for service between 3rd September 1939 ...

AFRICA STAR

Country: United KingdomAfrica Star This star was given for one or more days service in North Africa ...

DEFENCE MEDAL

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ITALY STAR

Country: United KingdomItaly Star Issued for operational service at any time between 11th June 1943 ...

WAR MEDAL

Country: United KingdomWar Medal 1939 - 1945 Awarded unnamed to all full time personnel of the ...