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William BOWDEN

Regimental number1618
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationTram conductor
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Jane Bowden, c/o Mr C R Bowden, 76 St Kilda Street, Elwood, Victoria
Enlistment date7 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name49th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/66/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Hawkes Bay on 20 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 February 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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