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Samuel WIGG

Regimental number3412
Place of birthAlberton Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBrickmaker
AddressAlberton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, W Wigg, Alberton, South Gippsland, Victoria
Previous military service45th Infantry
Enlistment date5 December 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 2 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 September 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 22473 Gunner Abraham WIGG, 7th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 10 April 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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