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Allan Francis DOWD

Regimental number56
Place of birthCassilis New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressWerris Creek, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs R Dowd, Werris Creek, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name33rd Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/50/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 July 1917
Family/military connectionsBrother: 584 Pte Joseph DOWD, 2nd Bn, died of wounds, 29 October 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death6 August 1972
Place of burialWoronora Cemetery

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