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Norman DIGBY

Regimental number939
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressSunnyvale, Gibson Street, Waverley, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, A.E. Digby, 521 Kent Street South, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Newcastle, New South Wales, on board HMAT A41 Forty-One on 22 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 6 August 1916
Place of burialKantara War Memorial Cemetery (Row B, Grave no. 20), Egypt.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Town. Sydney, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: 940 Sergeant Cecil Arthur DIGBY, Anzac Mounted Divisional Train, returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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