We remember Roy Alexander Moorehead Hagar

We remember Roy Alexander Moorehead Hagar

Timeline

Timeline

1895
birth Wanganui New Zealand Source:9001903 Source:8068457 1895
1915
enlistment Melbourne Victoria Australia Source:9001907 19th July 1915
1916
service Australian Imperial Force Private 3840 1st A.I.F. Division 5th Battalion Source:9001907 22nd February 1916 - 4th May 1916
1916
service Australian Imperial Force Lance Corporal 3840 1st A.I.F Division 5th Battalion Source:9001907 4th May 1916 - 1st August 1916
1916
hospitalisation Wounded in Action Hospital/Institution Source:9001907 20th August 1916 - 20th September 1916
1916
service Australian Imperial Force Lieutenant Sergeant 3840 1st A.I.F. Division 5th Battalion Source:9001907 8th October 1916 - 11th September 1917
1916
hospitalisation Trench Feet Hospital/Institution Source:9001907 1st November 1916
1917
service Australian Imperial Force Sergeant 3840 1st A.I.F. Division 5th Battalion Source:9001907 11th September 1917 - 10th August 1918
1917
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:9001907 September 1917
1917
hospitalisation Wounded in Action Hospital/Institution Source:9001907 22nd September 1917 - 19th December 1917
employment Photographer Source:9001907
1918
death Killed in Action While leading 5th Platoon into battle, Sergeant Hagar was shot through the head and killed instantly. Lihons France Source:8068457 Source:9057280 10th August 1918
burial Rosieres Communal Cemetery Extension CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France II. A. 2. Source:8068457
sibling Arthur Hagar Source:9001907

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Roy Alexander Moorehead
Initials RAM
Last Name Hagar
Source 9062460
First Names Roy
Initials R
Last Name Hagar
Source 9062460
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Australian Imperial Force 3840 1st A.I.F. Division 5th Battalion Private
Australian Imperial Force 3840 1st A.I.F Division 5th Battalion Lance Corporal
Australian Imperial Force 3840 1st A.I.F. Division 5th Battalion Lieutenant Sergeant
Australian Imperial Force 3840 1st A.I.F. Division 5th Battalion Sergeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Arthur Hagar father
Elizabeth Agnes Lillian Sharp Hagar mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Arthur Hagar brother
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Blue Light Brown
DateHeightSource
1917-05-19 5'11"
Religion
DateReligionSource
Methodist

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Official Records

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Online Cenotaph: New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Australian Imperial Force Nominal Roll 1914-1918 Transcription Jess120243
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Jess120243
First Australian Imperial Force Personnel Dossier Index 1914-1968 Transcription Jess120243
Australian Imperial Force Embarkation Roll 1914-1918 Transcription Jess120243

External Evidence

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3840 Sergeant Hagar, Roy Alexander - Red Cross File Jess120243
Birth Index of Roy Hagar Jess120243

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