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John McDOWELL

Regimental number53
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationPacker
AddressBarkley House, Barkley Street, St Kilda, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs J McDowell, Barkley House, Barkley Street, St Kilda, Victoria
Enlistment date14 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
FateKilled in Action 28 January 1917
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot III, Row e, Grave No. 30), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
53
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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