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John Clifford BOWERS

Regimental number11806
Place of birthKilmore, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressKilmore, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, S Bowers, Kilmore, Victoria
Enlistment date18 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 4, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Field Artillery Brigade
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 18 September 1915. Taken on strength, 2nd Division Ammunition Column, 29 February 1916; 4th Field Artillery Brigade, 9 March 1916; 2nd Division Artillery Column, 8 April 1916; 22nd Field Artillery Brigade, 19 July 1916.
FateKilled in Action 3 August 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Date of death3 August 1916
Age at death22
Place of burialSerre Road Cemetery No. 2 (Plot XXX, Row B, Grave No. 9), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
19
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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