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Darrell Elwyn Hodgson FOWLER

Regimental number14481
Place of birthBulli, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, Penrith, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTelegraphist
AddressFive Dock, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Fowler, 'Annifred', Barnestaple Road, Five Dock, New South Wales
Previous military serviceCadets, Penrith Public School, Colour Sgt.
Enlistment date8 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameAustralian Wireless Squadron 1, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/16/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Malwa on 25 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Australian Wireless Signal Squadron
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied in Baglidad Hospital - burtied in Baglidad Cemetery
FateDied of disease 22 January 1918
Place of death or woundingBaglidad
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialBagdad (North Gate) War Cemetery (Plot XII, Row J, Grave No. 15), Iraq
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
25
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick John and Annie FOWLER, Barnstaple Road, Five Dock, New South Wales

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