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William John McGOWN

Regimental number726
Place of birthBundaberg Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMonoline operator
AddressPine Street, Gympie, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, William McGown, Stanley Street, South Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date21 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, F Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A5 Omrah on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollStaff Sergeant
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


AIF List 313 of 26 March 1918.
Recommendation date: 6 October 1917

FateReturned to Australia 23 October 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)9th Bn

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