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Robert HOWE

Regimental number405
Date of birth22 December 1888
Place of birthIreland
SchoolIreland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address59 Drayton Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinBrother, W Howe, Drayton Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 September 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Robert H
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Wounded in action, Gallipoli, 20 June 1915.

Wounded in action (2nd occasion), Bullecourt, France, 5 May 1917.

Commenced return to Australia, 10 September 1917; discharged (medically unfit), 13 March 1918.

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

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