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Thomas William BOWKETT

Regimental number1411
Place of birthDevonport England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Henry Bowkett, 5 Westwell Terrace, Normanton Yorkshire, England
Enlistment date14 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 21 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1412 Pte John Henry BOWKETT, 13th Machine Gun Battalion, died of wounds, 11 June 1917.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death2 December 1932

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