BIGGS, Frank James
(Service number 87388)
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|Date||28 September 1890||Place of Birth||Springfield|
|Address at Enlistment||Tycho Flat, South Canterbury|
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|Next of Kin||Mr Abraham BIGGS (father), Tycho Flat, Timaru, South Canterbury|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
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|Date||30 April 1975||Age||85 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Timaru Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||General Section, Row 156, Plot 973|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Frank James Biggs was the son of Abraham and Isabella (née Guy) Biggs, and a brother of William Edward Biggs who also enlisted. Frank too, was educated initially at Annat School, then at Fairview School after the family moved there in 1898. Frank married Ann Margaret Hullen on 13 October 1920 at her mother's home at Waitohi.
NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [13 January 2017]; Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [15 January 2017]
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