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Norman Forster OWEN

Regimental number2448
Place of birthStawell Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCompositor
Address318 Church Street, Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Minnie Stewart Owen, 318 Church Street, Richmond, Victoria
Previous military service56th Infantry
Enlistment date19 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death22 March 1952

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