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George Mouatt DOW

Regimental number3137
Place of birthBrisbane, Queensland
SchoolPerth Public School, Perth, W.A.
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationPastrycook
AddressWest Armadale, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, George Mouatt Dow, West Armadale, Western Australia
Previous military service22nd AASC; Served in the Citizen Forces.
Enlistment date22 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name46th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/63/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 29 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 16 July 1917
Place of death or woundingMessines, Belgium
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
141
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George Mowat and Margaret Lind DOW, 7th Road, Armadale, Western Australia. Native of Queensland
Family/military connectionsCousin: Ron J.A. Sowden, 9th Battalion. Killed at Passchendaele on 3rd November, 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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