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William HIGGINS

Regimental number3140
Place of birthLiverpool England
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Mrs Tape, Swigg Street, Birkenhead, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, H Higgins, 3 Blackwell Lane off Castlenow Street, Liverpool, England
Enlistment date18 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 14 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 August 1917
Other details

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

Date of death25 September 1938
Age at death54
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 6, Grave No. 25 West), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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