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William Richard RIGNEY

Regimental number8049
Place of birthBrunswick Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFireman
AddressLaunceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Rigney,, 44 Racecourse Crescent, Launceston, Tasmania
Enlistment date14 December 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 November 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 27th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 28 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 August 1919

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