The AIF Project

Ernest OWEN

Regimental number6929
Place of birthBirmingham England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStoreman
AddressGlebe Point, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinFriend, Miss Jean Elliott, 44 Maclay Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 May 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 16 July 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 19 April 1918
Place of burialAbbeville Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot IV, Row A, Grave No. II), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
92
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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