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William Alexander RIGBY

Regimental number2350
Place of birthGeorge Town Tasmania
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressMayfield, Cora Lynn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Isaac Rigby, Mayfield, Cora Lynn, Victoria
Enlistment date17 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Date of death15 April 1942
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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