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Max Walter GOWER

Regimental number13407
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCinema operator
AddressAdelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Gower, 122 Hindley Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date16 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMarch 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/99/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Ambulance
FateKilled in Action 24 November 1916
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialGuards' Cemetery (Plot IV, Row L, Grave No. 9), Lesboeufs, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick and Wilhelmina GOWER, 8 Nottage Terrace, Medindie, South Australia. Native of Adelaide. Commemorated in St Jude's Church of England Cemetery, Brighton, South Australia.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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