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Regimental number559
Place of birthWales England
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 August 1914
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement, No. 29354 (5 November 1915); 'Commonwealth Gazette', No. 12 (27 January 1916). (Citation refers 27-28 April 1915.)

FateKilled in Action 07-12 August 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Stated to be John Owens on NR
Date of death10 August 1915
Age at death from cemetery records47
Place of burialLone Pine Cemetery (Special Memorial B.2), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Owen and Mary OWENS, George Mill, Kingsland, Holyhead, Anglesey, Wales
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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