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Stanley Slade BRIGDEN

Regimental number1655
Place of birthStanmore New South Wales
SchoolStanmore Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBookbinder
Address325 Illawarra Road, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, W Brigden, 325 Illawarra Road, Marrickville, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date16 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 28 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 22 September 1917
Place of death or woundingPolygon Wood, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death22
Place of burialLijssenthoek Militry Cemetery (Plot XXIV, Row C, Grave No. 10), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
82

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