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Earle Hereward BOGG

Regimental number9883
Place of birthGoulburn, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address'Myall', Australia Street, Camperdown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Height5' 8.5"
Weight151 lbs
Next of kinFather, R C Bogg, Kinghorn Street, Goulburn, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date15 October 1915
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 17 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 15 April 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Ada BOGG. photo: Peter Dennis
Discharge date2 September 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Marathon', 15 April 1918; discharged (medically unfit: shell shock), 2 September 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death24 June 1940
Age at death45
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, BOGG Earle Hereward

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