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Marvyn Allan LOWN

Regimental number193
Place of birthBalmain, New South Wales
SchoolBirch Grove School, Balmain, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrocer
Address200 Darling Street, Balmain, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinAndrew S Lown, 200 Darling Street, Balmain, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 6 May 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt Mervyn Allen Lown on NR
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death22
Place of burialBeach Cemetery (Special Memorial No. 3), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
70
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Andrew and Margaret LOWN. Native of Balmain, Sydney
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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