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Arthur Russell SCRAGG

Regimental number2305
Place of birthWinton, Hampshire, England
SchoolDoncaster State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
Address92 Ashing Street, Gardenvale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinBrother, Stuart Scragg, 92 Ashing Street, Gardenvale, Victoria
Enlistment date18 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name2nd Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 11
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/21/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 9 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Company Engineers
FateKilled in Action 2 November 1916
Place of death or woundingFlers, France
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialA.I.F. Burial Ground (Plot III, Row C, Grave No. 15/20), Grass Lane, Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
24
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred and Mary SCRAGG. Native of Winton, Hants, England
Family/military connectionsCousin Bombardier Temple Crouch MM & bar.

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