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Ernest Gordon LOWE

Regimental number1147
Place of birthKaniva, Victoria
SchoolNoarlunga State School, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationInsurance agent
AddressDartmouth Street, Goodwood, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs E A Lowe, Dartmouth Street, Goodwood, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed as volunteer in Military Force at Edwardstown, SA.
Enlistment date26 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameStationary Hospital 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/70/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 5 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Stationary Hospital
FateKilled in Action 3 December 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death28
Place of burialAri Burnu Cemetery (Row G, Grave No. 6), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Elizabeth LOWE, Brighton, South Australia. Native of Kanwal, Victoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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