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John Godfrey BOWES

Regimental number5949
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCarpenter
Address5 Blenheim Street, Waverley, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Dennis Bowes, Barber Street, Gunnedah, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name7th Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Ordnance Corps
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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