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James BOWRY

Place of birthCharters Towers Queensland
ReligionNo religion
OccupationMining engineer
AddressMosman Street, Charters Towers, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Susan Bowry, King Street, Charters Towers, Queensland
Enlistment date1 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit nameNo 4 Tunnelling Company - No 1 Military District
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/10/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 22 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Tunnelling Company
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and supplemented, 'London Gazette' No. 30704, 25 May 1918; 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 165, 24 October 1918.

FateReturned to Australia 28 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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