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Joseph BOVEY

Regimental number5986
Place of birthAdelong New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBookkeeper
AddressMiner Street, Charters Towers, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinFather, J G Bovey, Miner Street, Charters Towers, Queensland
Enlistment date18 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 8 August 1916
Date of death16 July 1918
Age at death from cemetery records41
Place of burialBorre British Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, grave No. 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
55
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John George and Matilda BOVEY; native of Adelong, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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