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Henry BRIGGS

Regimental number5041
Place of birthColebrook, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressColebrook, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, Mr Mark Richard Briggs, Colebrook, Tasmania
Enlistment date5 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 29 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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