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William Warren Bowman HOGARTH

Regimental number18874
Place of birthYoung, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation manager
AddressRobe Terrace, Medindie, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Height5' 8"
Weight160 lbs
Next of kinSister, Miss E Hogarth, Robe Terrace, Medindie, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date27 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 November 1915
Place of enlistmentCasula, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 7, Battery 27
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross

Recommendation date: 5 January 1919

FateReturned to Australia 1 July 1919

Military Cross

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 109
Date: 15 September 1919

Discharge date2 October 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 3295 Pte Thomas Roydon HOGARTH, 3rd Light Horse Regiment, died of wounds, 1 November 1917; 3556 Pte Vance Bowman HOGARTH, 10th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 10 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Karmala', 1 July 1919; disembarked sydney, 17 August 1919; appointment terminated (discharged), Sydney, 2 October 1919.

Medals: Military Cross, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, HOGARTH William Warren Bowman

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