2425 Thomas Alexander TRIGG

Date of enlistment 12th July 1915
Rank at enlistment Private
Company D Company
Significant events while with the AIF Killed in Action – Bullecourt

Hospitalised sick

Appointed Lance Corporal

cwgcCommemorated on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial


Summary of Lance Corporal Trigg’s WW1 service record, located in the National Archives of Australia. Full details are available online, NAA Series B2455

Date Location Event
3rd May 1917 France Killed in Action
17th February 1917 France Appointed Lance Corporal
28th December 1916 France Re-joined Battalion
27th November 1916 France Marched in to 2nd ADBD Etaples
20th November 1916 France To Convalescence Depot
12th November 1916 France Transferred to 12th General Hospital Rouen
10th November 1916 France To 38th CCS hospital sick – trench feet
26th March 1916 France Disembarked Marseille
19th March 1916 Egypt Proceeded to join British Expeditionary Force from Alexandria on the Llandovery Castle
8th January 1916 Egypt Taken on Strength, Tel-el-Kabir
25th October 1915 Egypt Disembarked Alexandria
29th September 1915 Australia Departed Melbourne on RMS Osterley
3rd August 1915 Australia Assigned to 5th Reinforcements 22nd Battalion
19th July 1915 Australia Marched into Broadmeadows depot


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