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George Franklin BOWMAN

Regimental number1852
SchoolWaverley Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressRichmond Ocean Street, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs May Bowman, Innisfallin Prospect Street, Waverley, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Army Service Corps, Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date28 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 10 April 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1566
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 22 August 1915
Place of death or woundingLone Pine, Gallipoli
Age at death25
Family/military connectionsBrother-in-law: 231 Trooper Burt BELLINGER, died of wounds, Anzac Cove, Gallipoli, 18 June 1915.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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