|Place of birth||Staplestown, Carlow, Ireland|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||32 North Road, Brighton, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||43|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Marion Cecile Bagenal, 32 North Road, Brighton, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||3rd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 7|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||14/15/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Sapper|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||10th Field Company Engineers|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Melbourne on HMAT 'Themistocles', 4 August 1917; disembarked Glasgow, 2 October 1917; marched into Pioneer Training Bn, Fovant, 3 October 1917; rank reverts to Private upon marching into Training Bn, 3 October 1917; appointed Acting Lance Corporal, Sutton Veny, 18 November 1917; on command to 17th Australian School of Musketry course, Tidworth, 16 January 1918 (qualified as 1st class with fair working knowledge of Lewis gun); marched into Pioneer Training Bn, Sutton Veny, 16 February 1918.
Proceeded to France through Southampton, 6 March 1918; rank reverts to Private upon embarkation, 6 March 1918; marched into Australian Infantry Base Depot, Rouelles, 7 March 1918; marched out to Australian Corps Headquarters, 9 March 1918; marched out to unit, 20 March 1918; taken on strength of 3rd Pioneer Bn, 22 March 1918. Transferred to 10th Field Company Engineers and taken on strength, 6 April 1918.
Admitted to 11th Australian Field Ambulance, 25 April 1918; transferred to 61st Casualty Clearing Station, 26 April 1918 (gun shot wound, feet); to Ambulance Train '38', 26 April 1918; admitted to 11th Stationary Hospital, Rouen, 27 April 1918. Transferred to England for treatment, 4 May 1918; admitted to 3rd Southern General Hospital, Oxford, 5 May 1918 (gun shot wound, left leg, amputated foot; gun shot wound, right foot, amputated little toe); transferred to 2nd Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Southall, 7 June 1918; granted furlough, 7 July 1918; reported to 2nd Auxiliary Hospital, 13 July 1918; granted furlough, 12 September 1918. Admitted to King George's Hospital whilst on furlough, 17 September 1918; discharged from hospital and granted remainder of furlough, 18 September 1918; reported to 2nd Australian Auxiliary Hospital, 29 September 1918; discharged to Administration Headquarters, 15 December 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on 'Minnedose' at own expense, 17 January 1919; continued return to Australia from Vancouver on SS 'Niagara', 3 February 1919; disembarked Sydney, 27 March 1919, for onward travel to 3rd Military District. Discharged Melbourne, 2 May 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||79|
|Place of burial||AIF Cemetery (Row 1, Grave 35), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BAGENAL Beauchamp Walter|