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Alexander BOWLING

Regimental number5788
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarrier
AddressMallett Street, Camperdown, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary Bowling, 45 Abercrombie Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Light Trench Mortar Battery
FateReturned to Australia 25 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death9 May 1957

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