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George COWAN

Regimental number209
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationConfectioner
Address8 Harmsworth Street, Collingwood
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinEthel May Cowan, 8 Harmsworth Street, Collingwood
Enlistment date10 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll209A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death12 April 1982
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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