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Regimental number2527
Place of birthRoma Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressRocklea, Hopes Creek via Roma, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Mr Thomas Bowden, Rocklea, Hopes Creek via Roma, Queensland
Enlistment date11 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 17 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death22 June 1981

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