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Charles William OWEN

Regimental number103
Place of birthHawthorn Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHospital attendant
Addressc/- Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinRowland Owen, Heywood, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Field Ambulance, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/39/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A27 Southern on 23 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollLight Horse Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 17 August 1916
Date of death30 September 1916
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialFremantle Cemetery (Portion Church of England Plot AA, Grave No. 1632), Western Australia
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
183
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Paretns: Rowland and Letita OWEN. Native of Hawthorn, Victoria

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