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Percy Roy BIGNELL

Regimental number2362
Place of birthMitcham, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationTeacher
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Rachael Bignell, Prospect Hill, Meadows, South Australia
Enlistment date24 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT Persia on 10 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 December 1917
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

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