|School||Big Hill Public School, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Cubie, Dirranbandi, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||37.7|
|Next of kin||Brother, James Rowe, St George, Queensland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Warwick, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||52nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/69/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||52nd Battalion|
|Fate||Died of wounds
|Age at death from cemetery records||39|
|Place of burial||Wulverghem-Lindenhoek Road Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row B, Grave No 24), Wulverghem, Flanders, Belgium|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: late John Thomas and Mary Ann ROWE|
|Family/military connections||Cousin: Alfred ROWE,|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Brisbane, 19 September 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 9 December 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 15 February 1917; taken on strength, 52nd Bn, in the field, 30 March 1917.
Admitted to 4th Australian Field Ambulance, 6 April 1917 (haemorrhoids); transferred to 1/3 South Midland Casualty Clearing Station, 7 April 1917; to No 2 Convalescent Depot, Rouen, 11 April 1917; discharged to Base Details, 13 April 1917; rejoined unit, in the field, 24 April 1917.
Wounded in action, 8 June 1917.
Died of wounds, 4th Australian Field Ambulance, 8 June 1917.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ROWE Walter John Thomas|