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Regimental number643
Place of birthGoornong Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressGoornong, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Piggott, Goornong, Victoria
Enlistment date24 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 10 March 1917
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialBrookwood Military Cemetery (Plot XI, Row F, Grave No. 10), Surrey, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Elizabeth PIGGOTT; husband of Elinor PIGGOTT, Goornong, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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