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Walter Percy ROWNEY

Regimental number6585
Place of birthGalaquil Victoria
ReligionBaptist
OccupationFarmer
AddressHopetoun West, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs M G Rowney, Hopetoun West, Victoria
Enlistment date5 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death3 September 1952

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