William Charles BAGGARLEY


BAGGARLEY, William Charles

Service Number: 1909
Enlisted: 12 January 1915
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 6th Infantry Battalion
Born: Camberwell, London, England, 25 March 1894
Home Town: Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria
Schooling: Camberwell National School England
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed In Action, Gallipoli, Gallipoli, Dardanelles, Turkey, 7 August 1915, aged 21 years
Cemetery: Shrapnel Valley Cemetery, Gallipoli
Shrapnel Valley Cemetery, Gallipoli Peninsula, Canakkale Province, Turkey
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

12 Jan 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1909, 6th Infantry Battalion
17 Apr 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 1909, 6th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '8' embarkation_place: Melbourne embarkation_ship: HMAT Hororata embarkation_ship_number: A20 public_note: ''
7 Aug 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 6th Infantry Battalion, The August Offensive - Lone Pine, Suvla Bay, Sari Bair, The Nek and Hill 60 - Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

William Charles BAGGARLEY was born on 25th March, 1894 in Camberwell, London

His parents were Joseph BAGGARLEY and Jessie Louisa GRIMES who married at St Saviour , UK in 1889

He arrived in Melbourne on 29th July, 1914 on the ship Hawkes Bay (aged 20)