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George Thornton ROWE

Regimental number695
Place of birthThames New Zealand
Other NamesRowe, GT
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPainter
Address21 Ascon Street, Subiaco, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emily Rowe, Mount Eden Road, Auckland, New Zealand
Enlistment date11 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 June 1915
Date of death11 August 1920
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery (Portion Church of England, Plot CC, Grave No. 263), Western Australia
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
81
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Emily ROWE. Native of Thames, New Zealand. Plaque in Garden of Remembrance, WA.

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