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William HOWIE

Regimental number768
Place of birthCreswick Vic
AddressAlbert Street, Creswick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, C Howie, Warracknabeal, Victoria
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentStaff Sergeant
Unit nameDivisional Train, No 3 Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/14/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Depot Unit of Supply
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)


Recommendation date: 3 February 1916

FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1580 Sergeant Charles Pringle HOWIE, Australian Veterinary Hospital, returned to Australia, 1 November 1919; 2558 Sergeant Reginald Harry HOWIE, 57th Bn, returned to Australia, 4 January 1919.

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