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George William Ivor WIGNEY

Regimental number5512
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address95 Williamson Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, G.W. Wigney, 95 Williamson Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date12 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 August 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name George William
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot VI, Row B, Grave 15), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
48
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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