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Raymond Thomas FAGG

Regimental number1208
Place of birthClarence, Tasmania
ReligionCongregational
OccupationCarpenter
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Height5' 7"
Weight131 lbs
Next of kinWilliam H Fagg, Lindisfane, Hobart, Tasmania
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date10 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 September 1914
Place of enlistmentPontville, Tasmania
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 September 1915
Discharge date11 July 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Wounded in action, Gallipoli, 18 July 1915 (bullet wound, right knee), and transferred to 1sr Australian Casualty Clearing Station; to Malta, and admitted to St Ignatius Hospital, 28 July 1915; to St Patrick's Hospital, Malta, 17 August 1915.

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Ascanius', 7 September 1915; discharged (medically unfit), 11 July 1916.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, FAGG Raymond Thomas

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