Henry Daniel "Harry" BEGOURIE

47th Infantry Battalion, AIF

Private, Regimental No. 602.

Died of Wounds, 8 August 1916, Puchevillers, France.

Biographical Details  

Born: 24 February 1890 at Eidsvold, QLD, Australia.

Father: Henry BOUGOURE,

Mother: Alice Maria GLAZIER.

Marital Status: Single.

Education: State School, Townsville, QLD.

Occupation: Labourer.

 

Service and Enlistment Details

Enlisted on 10 November 1914 at Brisbane, QLD.

Address at Enlistment: Care of Ted Classen, Hairdresser, Mackay, QLD.

Embarkation Details: Embarked Overseas on

21 December 1914 with 5th  Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron at Sydney, NSW on Ship A34 "Persic".

Cause of Death: Died of Wounds at the 44th Casualty Clearing Station, France on

8 August 1916 while serving with 47th  Battalion at the age of 28 years.

Burial place: Puchevillers British Cemetery, France, Portion II, Row E, Grave No. 3.

Next of Kin:  Sister, A. Classen care of Ted Classen, Hairdresser, Mackay, QLD.

Religion: Church of England.

 

Commemorative Details

Memorials:

Panel 143,  Australian War Memorial;

Mackay Old Town Hall Honour Board.

Other Sources/Acknowledgements:

Jill Douglas

 

 


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