The AIF Project

Oswald BOWDEN

Regimental number187
Place of birthCoolgardie, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHairdresser
Address4 Buckley Street, Footscray
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinA Bowden, 4 Buckley Street, Footscray
Enlistment date9 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, A 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 RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll58th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death13 November 1967
Place of burialAltona Cemetery

Print format