The AIF Project

Joseph Samuel HIGGINS

Regimental number5582
Place of birthIlford England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCook
AddressComo, Illawarra Line, New South Wales
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinMother, Mrs Isabella Celest Rosalind Perkin, Hedboro Hatch near Ilford, Essex, England
Enlistment date25 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 9 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 December 1917

Print format