Arthur Henry MOGG

Arthur Henry Mogg Photo:
State Library of Queensland
Birthplace
England
Resided
Toowoomba
Occupation
Labourer
Enlisted
24-April-1916
Place
Toowoomba
Age
32
Status
Single
Service No
2460
Rank
Private
Unit
49th Battalion, 5th Reinforcements
Embarked
19-September-1916
Place
Brisbane
Active Service
Western Front
Highest rank
N/A
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
How Died
Died of wounds
Date
06-May-1918
Place
Southern General Hospital, Stourbridge
Cemetery or Memorial
Stourbridge Cemetery, West Midlands, England
Notes

Also named on Toowoomba Mothers’ Memorial.

 

Arthur Mogg arrived in France in February 1917. In April he developed trench feet and was sent to Birmingham’s Southern General Hospital, re-joining his unit in France in September. On 26 April 1918 he was caught in a mustard gas attack and invalided to Stourbridge Hospital where he died on 6 May. He was buried at Stourbridge Cemetery three days later.