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William Edgar ROWE

Regimental number3452
Place of birthWalthamstow England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationClerk
AddressCopley Street, Bayswater, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, E Rowe, Copley Street, Bayswater, Western Australia
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 21 March 1918
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialSpoilbank Cemetery (Plot II, Row E, Grave No. 9), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
63
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edgar and Mary ROWE, Copley Street, Bayswater, Western Australia. Native of Peckham, London, England
Family/military connectionsBrother: 345 Lance Corporal Reginald James ROWE, 44th Bn, killed in action, 12 October 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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