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William Leslie DOWD

Regimental number12
Place of birthMaryborough, Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationClerk
Address432 Upper Edward Street, Spring Hill, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Dowd, 'Tudor', 432 Upper Edward Street, Spring Hill, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date29 September 1914
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentOrderly Room SGT
Unit name1 Australian General Hospital (November 1914)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A55 Kyarra on 21 November 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', third Supplement, No. 29632 (21 June 1916); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 129 (21 September 1916).

FateReturned to Australia 9 August 1919

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