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Edward Henry HIGGINS

Regimental number7572
Place of birthMelbourne Vic
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationManager of Fair
AddressSt Kilda, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs A M Higgins, 79 Robe Street, St Kilda, Victoria
Enlistment date23 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameApril 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 8 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Tunnelling Company
FateReturned to Australia 1 April 1919
Date of death31 July 1948
Place of burialCarlton Cemetery

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