Percy Thomas STAGG

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STAGG, Percy Thomas

Service Number: 1991
Enlisted: 30 March 1916, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 50th Infantry Battalion
Born: Kadina, South Australia, 19 May 1892
Home Town: Yeelanna, Lower Eyre Peninsula, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Killed in action, France, 2 April 1917, aged 24 years
Cemetery: Noreuil Australian Cemetery
Noreuil Australian Cemetery (Special Memorial B. 40), France
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Cummins War Memorial, Port Lincoln & District Honor Roll WW1, Port Lincoln Garden of Remembrance
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World War 1 Service

30 Mar 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
13 Jul 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1991, 50th Infantry Battalion
13 Jul 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 1991, 50th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Seang Bee, Adelaide

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Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Chronicle (Adelaide, SA: 1895 - 1954) Saturday 12 May 1917

THE LATE PRIVATE P. T. STAGG.

Mr. and Mrs. G. Stagg, of Yeellanna, have been officially notified that their second son was killed in action on April 2. He enlisted on March 30, 1916, sailed for England on June 13, and from there to France. He was nearly 25 years of age, and spent his last birthday home on long leave. He was highly respected by a large circle of friends, and was of a cheerful disposition.

http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article87602925

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