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Arthur Ernest John HIGGISON

Regimental number6991
Place of birthCoonamble New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDriver
Address33 Short Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinWife, Mrs A Higgison, 33 Short Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 22 September 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Arthur Ernest
Place of burialBedford House Cemetery Enclosure No. 4 (Plot III, Row E, Grave No. 3), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
33
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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