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Edgar Charles HAGAN

Regimental number1358
Place of birthSale, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTraveller
AddressSale, Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation39.8
Height5' 10"
Weight150 lbs
Next of kinFrank Hagan, Sale, Gippsland, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 November 1914
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 11 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularNote on file: 'Deceased was a married man, there was one child by the marriage, Edgar Leopold HAGAN, residing at 93 Flemington Rd. North Melbourne. He was born at North Melbourne on 27th Oct. 1898. Marriage and birth have been verified at he Registrar's Office. Deceased's wife left him over 12 years ago, and has not been heard of since.'
FateKilled in Action 5 June 1915
Date of death5 June 1915
Place of burialBeach Cemetery (Plot I, Row K, Grave No. 9), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
32
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Embarked Sydney, 11 February 1915; disembarked Suez, 23 March 1915.

Joined 2nd Bn, Gallipoli, 26 May 1915.

Killed in action, Gallipoli, 5 June 1915.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, HAGAN Edgar Charles

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