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Herbert BOWDEN

Regimental number3651
Place of birthAberdeen, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLoco cleaner
Address123 Charlton Street, Wickham, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinSister, Miss Florence Bowden, C/- Mrs Hodges, Hill Street, Muswellbrook, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 June 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 May 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 33rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Canberra on 16 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 28 June 1919
Discharge date27 August 1919
Other details

Enlisted at Newcastle, New South Wales

Sailed from Sydney, disembarking Suez on 21 December 1917. Marched into Reinforcements Camp, Moascar. Admitted to hospital, 15 April 1918 - tonsilitis. Returned to unit, 13 May 1918. Admitted to hospital - sick, 23 September 1918

Returned to Australia from Kantara on board HT 'Madras', 28 June 1919. - Kantara
Date of death1 October 1999
Age at death101
Place of burialWoronora Crematorium, Sydney, New South Wales

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