Andrew Christopher FOGARTY

FOGARTY, Andrew Christopher

Service Numbers: Not yet discovered
Enlisted: 22 February 1915, Melbourne, Vic.
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 24th Infantry Battalion
Born: North Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 28 January 1885
Home Town: Kew, Boroondara, Victoria
Schooling: St Patricks (Catholic) College, Ballarat, Victoria, Ormond College, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Occupation: Grazier
Died: Killed In Action, Gallipoli, 29 November 1915, aged 30 years
Cemetery: Lone Pine Cemetery, ANZAC
Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 9
Memorials: Coonamble Municipality and Wingadee Shire HR, Kew War Memorial, West Melbourne St. Mary's Star of the Sea Catholic Church Memorial Window
Show Relationships

World War 1 Service

22 Feb 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 24th Infantry Battalion, Melbourne, Vic.
10 May 1915: Involvement Lieutenant, 24th Infantry Battalion, ANZAC / Gallipoli
10 May 1915: Embarked Lieutenant, 24th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Euripides, Melbourne
26 Aug 1915: Promoted AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 24th Infantry Battalion, Gallipoli
29 Nov 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 24th Infantry Battalion, ANZAC / Gallipoli

Help us honour Andrew Christopher Fogarty's service by contributing information, stories, and images so that they can be preserved for future generations.

Biography contributed by Robert Wight

Lt Andrew Fogarty was killed in action in the trenches at Lone Pine on 29 November 1915 as a result of a Turkish artillery barrage that collapsed a dugout and killed 31 men, wounding another 100 others.