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Simian BRIGGS

Regimental number1810
Place of birthTaroom Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStockman
AddressTaroom, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Simian Briggs, Turtle Creek, Ghinghinda via Taroom, Queensland
Enlistment date23 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 February 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death15 June 1964

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