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Jack Donaldson HOWES

Regimental number7526
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTailor
Address'Dorogean', Cook Road, Centennial Park, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Frank Howes, 'Dorogean', Cook Road, Centennial Park, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 5, Battery 15
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/33/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 14 August 1917
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialLarch Wood (Railway Cutting) Cemetery (Plot I, Row J, Grave No. II), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
14
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frank and Alice HOWES, "Dorojean", Cook Road, Centennial Park, New South Wales. Native of Woollahra

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