(Service number 798)

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Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment 87 Pitt Street, Reffern, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Thomas Wagstaff (father), Bracken Avenue, Epsom, Auckland, New Zealand
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with New Zealand Armed Forces (?) Served in
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation Australian Imperial Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 13th Battalion
Date 1 December 1914
Transport HMAT Ulysses
Embarked From Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Destination
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Australian Imperial Force, 13th Battalion

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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 29 April 1915 Age
Place of Death Gallipoli, Turkey
Memorial or Cemetery Lone Pine Memorial, Lone Pine Cemetery, Anzac, Turkey
Memorial Reference 39
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru; Timaru Boys High School War Memorial (Library); Waimataitai School War Memorial Australian War Memorial. Roll of HonourAustralian War Memorial Embarkation roll.

Biographical Notes

Son of Thomas and Beatrice M. Wagstaff of Timaru


Auckland War Memorial Cenotaph Database, August 2013,CWGC records date of death as 29th April, 1915

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