James Harold HIGGINS

HIGGINS, James Harold

Service Number: 6735
Enlisted: 10 July 1915, Geelong, Vic.
Last Rank: Driver
Last Unit: 2nd Divisional Ammunition Column
Born: Portarlington, Victoria, Australia, 14 July 1895
Home Town: Portarlington, Greater Geelong, Victoria
Occupation: Driver
Died: Perth, Western Australia, 4 March 1981, aged 85 years, cause of death not yet discovered
Memorials: Portarlington War Memorial

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World War 1 Service

10 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Driver, SN 6735, 4th Field Artillery Brigade, Geelong, Vic.
18 Nov 1915: Involvement Driver, SN 6735, 4th Field Artillery Brigade
18 Nov 1915: Embarked Driver, SN 6735, 4th Field Artillery Brigade, HMAT Wiltshire, Melbourne
3 May 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Driver, SN 6735, 4th Field Artillery Brigade, Bullecourt (Second)
20 Sep 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Driver, SN 6735, 4th Field Artillery Brigade, Menin Road
4 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Driver, SN 6735, 4th Field Artillery Brigade, Broodseinde Ridge
9 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Driver, SN 6735, 4th Field Artillery Brigade, Battle of Poelcapelle
4 Jul 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Driver, SN 6735, 4th Field Artillery Brigade, Le Hamel - Blueprint for Victory
8 Aug 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Driver, SN 6735, 4th Field Artillery Brigade, The Battle of Amiens
4 Dec 1918: Transferred AIF WW1, Driver, 2nd Divisional Ammunition Column, France
16 Aug 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Driver, SN 6735, 2nd Divisional Ammunition Column, RTA 1 April 1919 and discharged as medically unfit (invalid - no other details).

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