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John James LOWRY

Regimental number684
Place of birthWestbury, Tasmania
SchoolConvent School, Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMiner
AddressWestbury, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, J Lowry, Westbury, Tasmania
Enlistment date16 December 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 December 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 2, Reinforcement 12
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/7/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 9 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 18 May 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death32
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialBorre British Cemetery (Plot I, Row D, Grave No. 4), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
47
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Mary LOWRY

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