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Arthur GOWER

Regimental number89
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarter
AddressWatson Street, Islington, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinGuardian, Mrs Jane Farrar, Watson Street, Islington, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name35th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/52/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 28 June 1917
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialBrookwood Military Cemetery (Plot XI, Row E, Grave No. 13), Surrey, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
125
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: David and Louisa GOWER, 3 Coal Street, Islington, New South Wales. Native of Newcastle
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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