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Ernest ROWLES

Regimental number619
Place of birthEast Melbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCabinetmaker
AddressStrode Street, Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Joseph Rowles, Strode Street, Richmond, Victoria
Enlistment date15 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 9 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot IV, Row B, Grave No. 16), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
18
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Catherine ROWLES, 8 Strode Street, Richmond, Victoria

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