Frederick John OWERS

Regimental number5429
Place of birthMyalla Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
AddressMyalla, via Cooma, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, J Owers, Myalla, via Cooma, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A49 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 January 1918
Miscellaneous information from
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Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 5428 Pte David Vivian OWERS, 53rd Bn, returned to Australia, 10 January 1918.
Date of death11 April 1950