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Charles Edward WIGGINS

Regimental number779
Place of birthAuckland New Zealand
ReligionCongregational
OccupationShop assistant
AddressDumaresque Street, Hamilton, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Charles Wiggins, Dumaresque Street, Hamilton, Newcastle, New South Wales
Previous military service39th Aust Engineers
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 9 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 November 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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