The AIF Project

Josiah PIGGOTT

Regimental number12408
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressHuntly via Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, J Piggott, Bagshot, Victoria
Enlistment date9 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameArmy Service Corps July 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/108/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 12 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 19 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 7 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Division Train
FateReturned to Australia 4 November 1915
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death18 October 1954
Place of burialPreston Cemetery

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