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Herbert Leonard BOWDEN

Regimental number167
Place of birthNorwood, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDraper
AddressKyne Avenue, Kingswood, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Bowden, Kyne Avenue, Kingswood, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date27 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentAble Bodied Driver
Unit name1st Royal Australian Naval Bridging Train
AWM Embarkation Roll numberMIS34.12.1.RANBT1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board A39 Port Macquarie on 4 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollABD
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Royal Australian Naval Bridging Train
FateReturned to Australia 29 May 1917
Date of death25 October 1919
Age at death26
Place of burialSt Jude's Church of England Cemetery, Brighton, South Australia

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