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Archie Walter OWEN

Regimental number6847
Place of birthOatlands Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressNewtown, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Mr H R Owen, Glenochill Creek Road, Newtown, Tasmania
Enlistment date27 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 22nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 23 July 1918
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialLonguenesse (St. Omer) Souvenir Cemetery (Plot V, Row C, Grave No. 101), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
67
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Harry and Sarah OWEN, "Clydesdale", Glenorchy, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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