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William Allan * COWAN

Regimental number871
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationUpholsterer
AddressPerth, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinWife, Mrs M S Cowan, 197 Lincoln Street, Highgate, Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date10 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentRegimental Sergeant Major (Warrant Officer Class II)
Unit nameWestern Australian Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Albany, Western Australia, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 29 July 1918
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer (Class II)
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 August 1919

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