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Hugh Heather BRIGGS

Regimental number5854
Place of birthCudgewa, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Addresstownsend Street, Albury, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, J Briggs, townsend Street, Albury, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 12
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 9 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal RollTrench Mortar Battery
FateReturned to Australia 12 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death22 December 1966
Place of burialAlbury Old Cemetery

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