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Regimental number965
Place of birthFermanagh, Ireland
ReligionChurch of England
Address36 New Sneddon Street, Paisley, Scotland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Thomas McGowan, 36 New Sneddon Street, Paisley, Scotland
Enlistment date20 February 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
SourcesNAA: B2455, McGOWEN John

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