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William Thomas BOWCOCK

Regimental number1532
Place of birthBroke New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressKincumleer near Gosford, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinBrother, Robert Bowcock, Kincumleer near Gosford, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Hawkes Bay on 23 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1533 Corporal James Edgar BOWCOCK, Anzac Provost Corps, returned to Australia, 2 August 1919.
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Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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