William Roy BRIGGS

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BRIGGS, William Roy

Service Number: 1855
Enlisted: 31 December 1914
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 32nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Port Broughton, South Australia, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Port Broughton, Barunga West, South Australia
Schooling: Public School, Port Broughton, South Australia
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Killed in action, Belgium, 4 October 1917, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Perth Cemetery (China Wall), Ypres
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

31 Dec 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private
20 Apr 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1855, 10th Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres
20 Apr 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 1855, 10th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Hororata, Adelaide
4 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1855, 32nd Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres

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