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David OWEN

Regimental number2017
Place of birthNorth Melbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCellarman
Address92 Curzon Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs V Purcell, 92 Curzon Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date13 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 17 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 March 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 62
Date: 19 April 1917

Date of death4 August 1977
Place of burialFrankston Cemetery

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