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Thomas Radford SAGE

Regimental number956
Place of birthAngaston, South Australia
SchoolAngaston Public School, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorticulturist
AddressWentworth, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Samuel Sage, Port Lincoln, South Australia
Enlistment date27 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 25-26 April 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialShell Green Cemetery (Artillery Road Plot 5), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
54
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Sam and Helen SAGE, Waikerie, South Australia. Native of Angaston, South Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother: 8423 Driver Walter James Forbes SAGE MM, 6th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 19 April 1919; Uncle and seven cousins killed.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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