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John PLOWMAN

Regimental number4752
Place of birthCobden Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressSemaphore Road, Exeter, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs Elizabeth Plowman, Semaphore Road, Exeter, South Australia
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 11 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1917
Date of death9 November 1919
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialWest Terrace (Road 3, Path 22, Grave No. 20), Adelaide
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
111
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Husband of Mrs E. FARROW (formerly PLOWMAN), 48 Mitchell Street, Goodwood, South Australia. Native of Cobden, Victoria. Plaque in Garden of Remembrance, SA.

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