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William BAGLEY

Regimental number566
Date of birth1 November 1890
Place of birthRockhampton, Queensland
True NameBEGLEY, Charles William
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTallowmaker
Addressc/o C Bagley, HM Customs, Townsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Height5' 7"
Weight138 lbs
Next of kinFather, C Bagley
Previous military serviceNil; previously rejected for AIF enlistment ('operation has been performed').
Enlistment date18 February 1915
Place of enlistmentByron Bay, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateDied of disease
Date of death25 July 1915
Place of burialAt sea
Commemoration detailsChatby Memorial, Alexandria, Egypt
Other details

War service: died of pneumonia at seaon board HMAT 'Aeneas' en route from Columbo, Ceylon, to Egypt, 25 July 1915.

Medal: British War Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, BAGLEY William

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