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John Alexander BOWEN

Regimental number5773
Place of birthHay New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGardener
AddressBurwood Street, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, J J Bowen, Burwood Street, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 3 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 January 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death9 November 1959

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