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Regimental number756
Place of birthLeyburn Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
AddressKurrowah Station, via Brookstead, Darling Downs, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, Anthony Brough Briggs, Yanga, Swan Hill, via Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date15 December 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A53 Itria on 9 February 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll756A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 January 1918

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