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John ROWAT

Regimental number2538
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressLeichhardt, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinWife, Mrs Nina Victoria Rowat, 7 Emily Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name45th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/62/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 August 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death18 February 1942
Place of burialRookwood Cemetery

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