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Clement Ogilvie AGNEW

Regimental number809
Place of birthSugar Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland
School(Catholic) School, Scotland
Age on arrival in Australia20
Address8 Greenlees Road, Cambuslang, Scotland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, James Agnew, 8 Greenless Road, Cambuslang, Scotland
Enlistment date2 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll4026
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Company Engineers
FateKilled in Action 23 September 1917
Place of death or woundingZillebeke, near Ypres, Belgium
Date of death23 September 1917
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialBirr Cross Roads Cemetery (Plot I, Row F, Grave No. 18), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Janet AGNEW, Cartside, Milligan Park, Johnstone, Scotland. Native of Lugar, Ayrshire, Scotland

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