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George Clarence Ernest BOWES

Regimental number988
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
ReligionProtestant
OccupationPainter
AddressRalph Street, Kilkenny, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Alfred G Bowes, Ralph Street, Kilkenny, South Australia
Enlistment date14 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentBugler
Unit name27th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Divisional Signal Company
FateReturned to Australia 29 January 1916
Family/military connections3575 Pte Alfred George BOWES, 8th Bn, returned to Australia, 9 February 1916.
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Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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