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Austin Joseph CARRIGG

Regimental number1813
Place of birthToowoomba, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationDraper
AddressToowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Mary Carrigg, Neil Street, Toowoomba, Queensland
Enlistment date31 January 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
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialToowoomba (Portion Roman Catholic, Plot 1, Block 23, Grave No. 669), Toowoomba, Queensland
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
133
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Ellen CARRIGG, Neill Street, Toowoomba, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death11 March 1921
Age at death27
Place of burialToowoomba Cemetery, Queensland

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