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Richard Reuben ROWARTH

Regimental number4921
Place of birthInverleigh Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBoundary rider
AddressInverleigh, via Geelong, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Mr W H Rowarth, Inverleigh, via Geelong, Victoria
Enlistment date13 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateDied of disease 13 December 1916
Place of burialEtaples Military Cemetery (Plot XX, Row G, Grave No. 9A), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Maria ROWARTH. Native of Inverleigh, Victoria

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