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George Edward BRIGDEN

Regimental number4259
Place of birthLee, England
SchoolLee Public School, England
Age on arrival in Australia32
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressPeterhead, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinWife, Mrs Annie Emily Brigden, 232 Perry Rise, Forest Hill, London, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date21 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 7 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 19 November 1917
Place of death or woundingBelgium
Age at death38
Place of burialWulverghem-Lindenhoek Road Militry Cemetery (Plot III, Row A, Grave No. 23), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
120
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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