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Ernest Herbert BOWYER

Regimental number3107
Place of birthYankalilla, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPostal assistant
AddressYankalilla, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Eleanor Bowyer, Yankalilla, South Australia
Enlistment date4 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A6 Clan Mccorquodale on 5 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 29 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2798 Pte Charles Eric BOWYER, 3rd Light Horse, returned to Australia, 15 April 1919.

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