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Clifford Owen BOWCOTT

Regimental number66
Place of birthAbergavenny, Monmouthshire, England
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationStockman
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, J Bowcott, Klanfoist Farm, Abergunenny, Monmouthshire, England
Enlistment date21 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A34 Persic on 21 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 21 September 1914. Taken on strength, 5th Light Horse Regiment, 8 December 1914. Wounded at Gallipoli, 27 June 1915 and (mortally) 29 November 1915.
FateDied of wounds 5 December 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death5 December 1915
Age at death25
Place of burialChatby War Memorial Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 43), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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