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Service Number 1435. Killed in Action 6th August 1916. France.

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  • Gosford District Casualties of World War One

    Bragg, Edmund Allen Service Number 1494

    Killed in Action 19th May 1915 Gallipoli Peninsula

    Gosford District Casualties of World War One

    Egan, Joseph John Service Number 1435

    Killed in Action 6th August 1916 France

  • Gosford City Council gratefully acknowledges the voluntary efforts of

    Benalyn Campbell

    And Vivienne Tranter

    in compiling this resource

    The information in this file has been extracted from official records

    held in the

    The Australian War Memorial and

    National Archives of Australia

    ( Commonwealth of Australia [National Archives of Australia] 2013)

    Further information on this soldier may be found online at:

    Commonwealth War Graves

    The AIF project

    Content advisory: This file may potentially contain disturbing accounts of service-related injury and death, disease and family grief. Adult supervision is recommended for children

    using these resources. Individual files should be viewed within the context

    provided by wider research on service conditions in the 1st AIF.

    This resource is presented by

    Gosford City Council for research purposes only.

    Please note that copyright for resources contained within remains with the original copyright owners.

  • NAME Egan, Joseph John

    SERVICE NO 1435

    UNIT 4th Pioneer Reg. /late 1st Light Horse Reg.

    RANK Private

    AGE at Enlistment 18 yrs 4 mths

    PLACE OF BIRTH Sydney, NSW

    ADDRESS Bowarville PO. Nambucca River.

    OCCUPATION Farmer

    DATE OF ENLISTMENT 7 Oct 1915

    PLACE OF ENLIST-MENT

    Warwick Farm, NSW

    PREVIOUS SERVICE 3 yrs Snr Cadets

    NEXT OF KIN Guardian;- Frederick Arthur Stayner, Gosford, NSW Foster-mother;- Mrs Sarah Anna Reid Lynette Black St. Marrickville, NSW

    PHYSICAL DESCRIP-TION

    Height-511. Weight-171lbs. Chest-38. Complexion-Fair. Eyes-Grey. Hair-Fair.

    RELIGION R/C

    EMBARKED Sydney 4 Oct 1915 per HMAT A47 Mashobra

    DISEMBARKED

    NOTES Egan was in the care of Sarah Reid from age 9 till about 14 when he ran away up country. He returned to her when he enlisted, spending off duty time etc, until departure for OS. Egans father was deceased, & mother abandoned him as child, mothers fate unknown. There are no known other relatives.

    WOUNDED/ILLNESS 27 Feb 1916 Hosp- Influenza

    DIED 6 Aug 1916 France

    BURIED Location unknown

    MEDALS 1914-15 Star-5622, British War Medal-23938, Victory Medal-23770. Memorial Plaque & Scroll-321524

    DEPENDANTS

    PERSONAL EFFECTS 2 Diaries, Comb, Photos, Cards.

    WILL

    CORRESPONDENCE Foster-Mother./ Lieut. W D Gondie/ Mrs M Shaw/

    REMARKS Probably the Joseph Egan registered born 1898/9189 to Laura M in Sydney

  • Sydney Morning Herald 6th August 1917 pg. 6 EGAN.- In loving memory of Private Joe J Egan killed in France, August 6, 1916

    He lives with us in memory still, And will for evermore.

    Inserted by his friends, Mr. and Mrs. D G Reid and family. EGAN.- In loving memory of Private J J Egan, killed in action, August 6, 1916. Inserted by his sincere friend. Olive Paul.

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