Loftus George HIGGINS

Male 1913 - 1976  (63 years)


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  • Name Loftus George HIGGINS 
    Born 2 Jul 1913  Fordsdale, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Military Service 10 Jan 1942 to 22 Mar 1943  [4
    World War 1 

    • Service Record
      Name:«tab»HIGGINS, LOFTUS GEORGE
      Service:«tab»Australian Army
      Service Number:«tab»QX29134
      Date of Birth:«tab»1 Jul 1913
      Place of Birth:«tab»GATTON, QLD
      Date of Enlistment:«tab»10 Jan 1942
      Locality on Enlistment:«tab»GATTON, QLD
      Place of Enlistment:«tab»BRISBANE, QLD
      Next of Kin:«tab»HIGGINS, ANNIE
      Date of Discharge:«tab»22 Mar 1943
      Rank:«tab»Private
      Posting at Discharge:«tab»RFTS 2/15 BN
      WW2 Honours and Gallantry:«tab»None for display
      Prisoner of War:«tab»No
    Died 24 Aug 1976  Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried 27 Aug 1976  Toowoomba Garden Of Remembrance, 1001 Ruthven Street, Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I769  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 2 Sep 2018 

    Father Charles George HIGGINS,   b. 27 Jul 1889, Ma Ma Creek, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1961, Esk, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Annie Elizabeth RYMAN,   b. Jun Q 1869, Eynsham, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1929, Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married 29 Jul 1912  Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F892  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family (Divorced) Anna "Annie" WENDLAND,   b. 29 Aug 1909, Ingoldsby, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 2005, Gatton, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 17 May 1932  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
    +1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Douglas George HIGGINS,   b. Abt 1937, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1980, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years)
    Last Modified 2 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F598  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Jul 1913 - Fordsdale, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 May 1932 - Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Aug 1976 - Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 27 Aug 1976 - Toowoomba Garden of Remembrance, 1001 Ruthven Street, Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S16] Queensland Federation Index 1890-1914, (Brisbane, The Registrar-General, Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, 2004), 1913/ 006815.

    2. [S44] Fay Mumme, "Descendants of Auguste Charlotte (Charlotte) STRASBURG 4 generations (attachment)," e-mail message to Jennifer Crockett, 9 Dec 2003, page 3.

    3. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Birth registration: Loftus George Higgins, Birth date: 02/07/1913, Mother's name: Annie Elizabeth Ryman, Father/parent's name: Charles George, Registration details: 1913/C/6815.

    4. [S72] WW2 Nominal Roll [database on-line], (http://www.ww2roll.gov.au), Australian Army, Service Number: QX29134.

    5. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Death registration: Loftus George Higgins, Death date: 24/08/1976, Mother's name: Annie Elizabeth Ryman, Father/parent's name: Charles George Higgins, Registration details: 1976/C/5818.

    6. [S390] Garden of Remembrance Toowoomba: Index to Burials and Cremations 20 May 1966 to 30 Jan 2004, (Toowoomba & Darling Downs Family History Society Inc), Burial.

    7. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Marriage registration: Loftus George Higgins, Marriage date: 17/05/1932, Spouse's name: Annie Wendland, Registration details: 1932/C/1803.