|Place of birth||Preston, Lancashire, England|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Merredin, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||33|
|Next of kin||Father, Richard Bagshaw, 76 Greenbank Terrace, Fylde Road, Preston, Lancashire, England|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Blackboy Hill, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||44th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/61/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||44th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: England
Embarked Fremantle, 8 August 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 25 September 1916.
Mrried Annie CROSS, spinster, aged 29, St Mark's Church, Preston, Lancashire, 9 October 1916.
Marched into 9th Training Bn, 12 December 1916.
Marched out to AIF Headquarters, 2 September 1917.
Granted leave with pay and allowances (Non-Military Employment) to undertake a poultry-raising course, Newton, Lancashire, England, 4 April-4 July 1919. Employer wrote: 'This N.C.O. was always keen & willing & assisted in all work required to be done inconnexion ith the rearing & selection of young stock, feeding & general management & packing & marketing eggs. He made very good progress & was entirely satisfactory in all respects.'
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Koningin Luise', 18 December 1919; disembarked, Fremantle, 28 January 1920; discharged, 21 March 1920.Medal: British War Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BAGSHAW Walter|