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John Alexander WIGGINTON

Regimental number5475
Place of birthOrange New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address225 Henderson Road, Alexandria, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs K Wigginton, 225 Henderson Road, Alexandria, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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