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Patrick DIGGIN

Regimental number16004
Place of birthCo Kerry, Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressPerth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, P Diggin, Tullig, Killorglin, Co Kerry, Ireland
Enlistment date19 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 January 1916
Place of enlistmentPerth, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name23rd Howitzer Brigade, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/133/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 13 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, DIGGIN Patrick

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