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Edgar Thomas BIGNELL

Regimental number751
Place of birthWidgeegoara Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
AddressAvondale Station, Cunnamulla, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, J Bignell, Avondale Station, Cunnamulla, Queensland
Enlistment date20 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 13, Reinforcement 14
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/18/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 21 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 July 1915

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