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James COWAN

Regimental number5602
Place of birthDundee, Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCook
Address343 Castlereagh Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinSister, Annie Jackson, John Street, Granville, New South Wales
Enlistment date7 September 1915
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name1st Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 14
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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