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Owen Arthur SAGGERS

Regimental number1179
Place of birthAlbany, Western Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressTambellup, GSR, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Height5' 11"
Weight148 lbs
Next of kinFather, 0wen Saggers, Tambellup, GSR Western Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date7 October 1914
Place of enlistmentBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 1 November 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSurname incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as SAGGUS.

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