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Vernon Albert Walter RIGGS

Regimental number184
Place of birthBurra South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationWheelwright
AddressKooringa, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, John A Riggs, Kooringa, South Australia
Enlistment date15 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name27th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 January 1919

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