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George Gladstone COWIE

Regimental number22505
Place of birthCoalville Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address38 Northcote Road, Armadale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Cowie, 38 Northcote Road, Armadale, Victoria
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 23, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/133/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 9 November 1917
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialTrois-Arbres Cemetery (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 12), Steenwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
15
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Nicholas and Elizabeth COWIE, 31 Burnett Street, St. Kilda, Melbourne. Native of Moe, Gippsland, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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