William George Webster RIGG

RIGG, William George Webster

Service Numbers: 375, 1364
Enlisted: 15 June 1915, Melbourne, Vic.
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 8th Light Horse Regiment
Born: Brighton, Vic., 1872
Home Town: Springvale, Greater Dandenong, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Customs Officer
Died: Heart Failure, 13 October 1921, place of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Brighton General Cemetery, Victoria
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Boer War Service

1 Oct 1899: Involvement Private, 375, 2nd Victorian Mounted Rifles

World War 1 Service

15 Jun 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 1364, 8th Light Horse Regiment, Melbourne, Vic.
21 Oct 1915: Involvement Private, 1364, 8th Light Horse Regiment
21 Oct 1915: Embarked Private, 1364, 8th Light Horse Regiment, SS Hawkes Bay, Melbourne

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

RIGG, On the 13th October (suddenly, of heart failure), W.G. (George), loved eldest son of Major and the late Mrs. R.E. Rigg, loved brother of Agnes (Mrs. Dyall) Annie (Mrs. Newman), Herbert, Frank and Walter; late of Springvale and Moridalloc; late A.I.F.