|Place of birth||Gresford, New South Wales|
|School||Gresford Public School, New South wales|
|Address||East Gresford, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||24.2|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Sarah Dagg, East Gresford, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||West Maitland, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||34th Battalion, A Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/51/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||34th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Age at death from cemetery records||27|
|Place of burial||Messines Ridge British Cemetery (Plot V, Row, Grave No. 37), Belgium|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: William and Sarah DAGG, East Gresford, New South Wales|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 2 May 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 23 June 1916.
Marched out to 9th Training Bn, Lark Hill, 227 July 1916.
Admitted to Military Hospital, Parkhouse, 22 October 1916 (venereal disease); discharged from hospital, 23 November 1916; total period of treatment for venereal disease: 33 days.
Found guilty, 12 December 1916, of whilst on Escort Duty allowing a prisoner to escape from custody: awarded 14 days' detention.
Proceeded overseas to France, 31 December 1916; rejoined 34th Bn, in the field, 5 January 1917.
Admitted to 10th Field Ambulance, 2 February 1917 (sore feet); rejoined unit, 8 February 1917.
Detached to 2nd Tunnelling Company, 7 February 1917; rejoined unit from detachment, 2 April 1917.
Admitted to 10th Field Ambulance, 18 April 1917 (appendicitis); discharged to unit, 21 April 1917.
Marched out to Convalescent Camp, 29 May 1917; rejoined unit, in the field, 13 August 1917.
Killed in action, 28 June 1917.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, DAGG Joseph|