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Arthur George William FOWLER

Regimental number187
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
SchoolState School, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressHobart, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Arthur Fowler, Wentworth Street, Hobart, Tasmania
Enlistment date26 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 6 October 1917
Place of death or woundingPoperinghe, Belgium
Age at death24
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XX, Row J, Grave No. 3A), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
132
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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