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William Leslie CRAGG

Regimental number3932
Place of birthHobart Tasmania
SchoolSt David's Boys School
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPainter
Address120 Elizabeth Street, Hobart, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, T Cragg, 120 Elizabeth Street, Hobart, Tasmania
Enlistment date23 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT RMS Orontes on 24 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateDied of wounds 1 June 1916
Place of death or woundingEtaples, France
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialEtaples Military Cemetery (Plot V, Row D, Grave No. 18), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
171
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Sarah CRAGG, 120 Elizabeth Street, Hobart, Tassmania

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