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Herbert Charles RIGBY

Regimental number1268
Place of birthColeraine, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressKonongwoolong, via Coleraine, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, R Rigby, Konongwoolong, via Coleraine, Victoria
Enlistment date22 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 27 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 30 December 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt Hubert Charles Rigby on NR
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialCairo War Memorial Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 240), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
4
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Richard and Jane RIGBY

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