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John Robert BIGLANDS

Regimental number2291
Place of birthBirkenhead, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMill hand
AddressExeter, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinSister, Mrs M Powning, Teakle Street, Exeter, South Australia
Enlistment date11 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 9 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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