The AIF Project


Regimental number912
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm hand
Address2 Westwood Street, Accrington, England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, William Higgins, 2 Westwood Street, Accrington, England
Enlistment date2 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division TMB
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1919

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