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Percy Beaglehole (1891–1916)

Private Percy Beaglehole, who was killed in action in France on August 16, was the eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Beaglehole of Moonta. He left for the front in January last, and was 23 years of age. He had been serving in the trenches for some time before he met his death.

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'Beaglehole, Percy (1891–1916)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 25 June 2024.

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8 March, 1891
Moonta, South Australia, Australia


16 August, 1916 (aged 25)

Cause of Death

killed in action

Religious Influence

Includes the religion in which subjects were raised, have chosen themselves, attendance at religious schools and/or religious funeral rites; Atheism and Agnosticism have been included.

Military Service