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Andrew Gray COWIE

Regimental number2619
Place of birthWellington, New Zealand
SchoolAnderson Bay, Dunedin
Age on arrival in Australia26
ReligionChurch of England
Address362 William Street, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs Marjorie Cowie, Grand Hotel, Wellington, New Zealand
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Place of enlistmentPerth, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 31 March 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death35
Age at death from cemetery records34
Place of burialBapaume Australian Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 36), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Peter Margery COWIE, 109 Highgate, Dunedin, New Zealand

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