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William John HOWE

Regimental number3148
Place of birthJarrahdale Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLocomotive fireman
AddressJarrahdale, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Thomas Joseph Howe, Holyoake, Western Australia
Enlistment date5 October 1951
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 18 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateDied whilst a Prisoner of War 17 October 1917
Place of burialNiederzwehren Cemetery (Plot VI, Row D, Grave No. 9), Cassel, Germany
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
113

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