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Warwick Young BOWEN

Regimental number3693
Place of birthQueenstown, South Australia
SchoolAlberton Public School, South Australia
Other trainingSchool of Art and School of Mines, Adelaide, SA
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDraftsman
AddressNew Street, Queenstown, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs H L Bowen, New Street, Queenstown, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed in Junior and Senior Cadets, Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date25 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Malwa on 2 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularAccidentally drowned at Cambridge, England.
FateDrowned 27 November 1918
Place of death or woundingCambridge, England
Date of death27 November 1918
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialCambridge Borough Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 3481), Cambridgeshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
58
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Helen and the late Joseph BOWEN. Queenstown, South Australia. Born at Alberton, South Australia

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