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Eric James Germain BOWDEN

Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationElectrical engineer
AddressNorth Hobart, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Frank Prosser Bowden, 26 Jordan Hill Road, North Hobart, Tasmania
Previous military service36 Field Company Army Engineers
Enlistment date1 May 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 May 1917
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant (Honorary Lieutenant)
Unit nameApril 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number8/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 16 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
FateReturned to Australia 12 June 1919

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