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Stephen ROWE

Regimental number2305
Place of birthBalmain, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressPost Office, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation33
Weight152 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Margaret Rowe, Post Office, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date29 May 1915
Place of enlistmentBoulder, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Date of death21 September 1920
Age at death from cemetery records38
Place of burialKalgoorlie Cemetery (Portion Roman Catholic, Plot 2/40, Grave No. 5611), Western Australia
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Stephen and Elsa ROWE. Native of Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Discharge date3 August 1917
Other details

Commenced return on board HT 'Runic', 4 May 1917; disembarked Perth, 26 June 1917; discharged (medically unfit), Perth, 3 August 1917.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, ROWE Stephen

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