The AIF Project

Ernest Donald GOW

Regimental number1207
Place of birthWollongong, New South Wales
OccupationTelegraph operator
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, W Gow, Ulmarra, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateDied of disease 3 February 1915
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialCairo War Memorial Cemetery (Row B, Grave NO. 149), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Minnie GOW, Ulmarra, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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