Percy Thomas STAGG

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, Noreuil, Picardie, France, 2 April 1917, aged 24 years
Cemetery: Noreuil Australian Cemetery
Noreuil Australian Cemetery (Special Memorial B. 40), France, Noreuil Australian Cemetery, Picardie, France
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Cummins Memorial Pavers, 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, Private, 1991, 50th Infantry Battalion, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
13 Jul 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 1991, 50th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '19' embarkation_place: Adelaide embarkation_ship: HMAT Seang Bee embarkation_ship_number: A48 public_note: ''
20 Mar 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 1991, 50th Infantry Battalion, German Withdrawal to Hindenburg Line and Outpost Villages
2 Apr 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 1991, 50th Infantry Battalion, Noreuil, AWM WW1 Roll Of Honour: imported - 9 Jun 2022, Roll: Roll of Honour, CONFLICT: First World War, 1914-1918, NAME: Stagg, Percy Thomas, SERVICE: Australian Imperial Force, SERVICE_NUMBER: 1991, UNIT: 50th Australian Infantry Battalion, RANK: Private, DATE_OF_DEATH: 2/4/1917, CAUSE_OF_DEATH: To Be Determined, PLACE_OF_DEATH: France, AGE_AT_DEATH: , CEMETERY_MEMORIAL: Noreuil Australian Cemetery, Picardie, France, PLACE_OF_ASSOCIATION: Yeelanna, South Australia, Australia, ALIAS: , PANEL NUMBER: 151

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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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