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Abraham WIGG

Regimental number22473
Place of birthBairnsdale Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBrick maker
AddressAlberton, South Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, W Wigg, Alberton, South Gippsland, Victoria
Enlistment date25 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 23, Brigade Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/133/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 10 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3412 Pte Samuel WIGG, 46th Bn, returned to Australia, 22 September 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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