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Charles Andrew Edgar COWAN

Regimental number64
Place of birthBraidwood, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLengthsman
AddressSandgate, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary Ann Elizabeth Cowan, Deagon Station, Sandgate, Queensland
Enlistment date28 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameMining Corps 1, Company 1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Tunnelling Company
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death9 October 1955
Place of burialMt Thompson Crematorium

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