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John William HOWARTH

Regimental number3827
Place of birthQueenscliff Vic
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressDevonshire, Fern Street, Randwick, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Howarth, Devonshire, Fern Street, Randwick, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 26 July 1916
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot III, Row L, Grave No. 2), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
88
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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