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William James AGNEW

Regimental number4667
Place of birthGogango Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressGogango via Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Harriet Emma Agnew, Gogango via Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date18 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mooltan on 12 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 July 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3257 Pte Joseph Richard AGNEW, 49th Bn, returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1 July 1962

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