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Regimental number1937
Place of birthSheffield England
ReligionChurch of England
Address56 Dunblane Street, Camperdown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Edward Rowbottom, 56 Dunblane Street, Camperdown, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 12 March 1918
Discharge date13 July 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Total war service: 2 years 325 days (of which 2 years 155 days were abroad)

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death9 February 1953
Place of burialRookwood Crematorium

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