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Regimental number5177
Date of birth17 July 1869
Place of birthFlinders, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressFlinders, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Piddington, Flinder, Victoria
Enlistment date1 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 May 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsParents: Richard and Jane PIDDINGTON
Date of death24 December 1949
Place of burialFlinders Cemetery

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