The AIF Project

Charles HIGGIE

Regimental number1679
Place of birthWanganui New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationNavvy
AddressPetersham, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Mr James Higgie,Wanganui, New Zealand
Enlistment date16 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death16 December 1975

Print format