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John Stephen HIGGINS

Regimental number15333
Place of birthNarrandera New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationEngineering student
AddressMosman, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Angelina Higgins, Yattendon, Wellesley Road, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service3rd Field Company Army Engineers
Enlistment date27 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameSeptember 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/42/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 22 August 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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