The AIF Project

Elmo John POWELL

Regimental number2730
Place of birthGeelong Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBootmaker
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs M F Powell, Mount Pleasant Road, Belmont, Geelong, Victoria
Enlistment date25 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 August 1916
Date of death10 December 1963
Age at death65
Place of burialSouthport Cemetery, Queensland

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