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Victor Maxwell OWSTON

Regimental number3392
Place of birthPontefract England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWaiter
AddressUnion Club, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinSister, Miss D A Owston, 12 Hilltop Avenue, Harchills, Leeds, Yorkshire, England
Enlistment date5 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3392A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 19 July 1916
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialRation Farm Militry Cemetery (Plot VI, Row D, Grave No. 47), La Chapelle d'Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
157
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Eliza OWSTON

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