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Regimental number1034
Place of birthLancashire, England
ReligionChurch of England
Address22 Sweeney Lane, Whittle Woods near Chorley Lanes, England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ann Wignall, 22 Sweeney Lane, Whittle Woods near Chorley Lanes, England
Enlistment date15 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Stephen and Ann WIGNALL. Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death17 May 1941
Age at death50
Place of burialNorthern Suburbs Crematorium, New South Wales

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