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Horace SAGO

Regimental number4217
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
SchoolBallarat and Berringa State Schools, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWife, Mrs Rosa L Sago, Berringa, Victoria
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 26 November 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialLawnswood Cemetery (Row W, Grave No. 394), Yorkshire, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
95
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Benjiman and Elizabeth SAGO; husband of Rosa SAGO, 83 Wills Street, Ballarat East, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother Benjamin served was badly wounded but returned.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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