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Oswald William HOWES

Regimental number2018
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
Address56 George Street, Redfern
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ellen Maud Howes, 56 George Street, Redfern
Enlistment date17 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 May 1917
Date of death24 June 1974
Place of burialEastern Suburbs Memorial Park Cemetery

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